$3,000,000 in 1911 → $74,760,557.07 in 2017

U.S. Inflation Rate, 1911-2017 ($3,000,000)

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 3.08% per year. Prices in 2017 are 2392.0% higher than prices in 1911.

In other words, $3,000,000 in the year 1911 is equivalent to $74,760,557.07 in 2017, a difference of $71,760,557.07 over 106 years.

The current inflation rate in 2017 is 1.99%1. If this number holds, $3,000,000 today will be equivalent to $3,059,735.76 next year.


U.S. inflation chart since 1665


Inflation rates for specific categories

Jewelry · New trucks · New cars · More

Inflation-adjusted measures

S&P 500 price · S&P 500 earnings · Shiller P/E

Inflation Data Source: The Bureau of Labor Statistics' (CPI), established in 1913. Inflation data from 1665 to 1912 is sourced from a historical study conducted by political science professor Robert Sahr at Oregon State University.


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