Value of a Dollar in 1928 - Inflation Calculator

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  • What was the value of a dollar in 1928? How much was inflation from 1928 to now? What was the average inflation?
  • We use data provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics. The Consumer Price Index (CPI) calculates the prices of things throughout the United States over time. This data is published to show the inflation rate.
  • The inflation for the year is calculated as the inflation from the first of the year to the first of the year. This could be a discrepancy among other calculators.
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Amount in 1928 Value in 2024
$0.01 0.18
$0.02 0.35
$0.03 0.53
$0.04 0.71
$0.05 0.89
$0.06 1.06
$0.07 1.24
$0.08 1.42
$0.09 1.60
$0.10 1.77
$0.15 2.66
$0.20 3.55
$0.25 4.43
$0.30 5.32
$0.35 6.21
$0.40 7.09
$0.45 7.98
$0.50 8.87
$0.55 9.75
$0.60 10.64
$0.65 11.53
$0.70 12.41
$0.75 13.30
$0.80 14.18
$0.85 15.07
$0.90 15.96
$0.95 16.84
Amount in 1928 Value in 2024
$1 17.73
$2 35.46
$3 53.19
$4 70.92
$5 88.65
$6 106.39
$7 124.12
$8 141.85
$9 159.58
$10 177.31
$11 195.04
$12 212.77
$13 230.50
$14 248.23
$15 265.96
$16 283.70
$17 301.43
$18 319.16
$19 336.89
$20 354.62
$25 443.27
$30 531.93
$35 620.58
$40 709.24
$45 797.89
$50 886.55
$75 1,329.82
Amount in 1928 Value in 2024
$100 1,773.10
$200 3,546.20
$300 5,319.29
$400 7,092.39
$500 8,865.49
$600 10,638.59
$700 12,411.69
$800 14,184.79
$900 15,957.88
$1,000 17,730.98
$1,100 19,504.08
$1,200 21,277.18
$1,300 23,050.28
$1,400 24,823.38
$1,500 26,596.47
$1,600 28,369.57
$1,700 30,142.67
$1,800 31,915.77
$1,900 33,688.87
$2,000 35,461.97
$2,500 44,327.46
$3,000 53,192.95
$3,500 62,058.44
$4,000 70,923.93
$4,500 79,789.42
$5,000 88,654.91
$7,500 132,982.37
Amount in 1928 Value in 2024
$10,000 177,309.83
$11,000 195,040.81
$12,000 212,771.79
$13,000 230,502.77
$14,000 248,233.76
$15,000 265,964.74
$16,000 283,695.72
$17,000 301,426.71
$18,000 319,157.69
$19,000 336,888.67
$20,000 354,619.65
$25,000 443,274.57
$30,000 531,929.48
$35,000 620,584.39
$40,000 709,239.31
$45,000 797,894.22
$50,000 886,549.13
$75,000 1,329,823.70
$100,000 1,773,098.27
$200,000 3,546,196.53
$300,000 5,319,294.80
$400,000 7,092,393.06
$500,000 8,865,491.33
$600,000 10,638,589.60
$700,000 12,411,687.86
$800,000 14,184,786.13
$900,000 15,957,884.39
$1,000,000 17,730,982.66