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$600,000 in 1919. What is it worth?


This calculates the value of a US dollar over time, either in today's dollars or another year. How much was $600,000 worth in 1919? This is a good way to estimate what a certain wage or price could buy in a specific year. People often like to see how much their first car would have cost in today's dollars. Or maybe a minimum wage job or the cost of college. These prices have gone up due to inflation. This calculation is specifically for $600k in the year 1919. You can see what $600,000 is worth by year accounting for inflation. The data is based on the consumer price index provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics.