Salvation Army - Donation Valuation Guide

Do you need help determining the fair market value of your donations for a tax deduction?

Here is a donation valuation guide provided by Salvation Army. The donation valuation guide is based on the average price in their stores for items in good  and working condition.

The Donation Valuation Guide below will assist you in determining the tax-deductible value of any items you are donating to The Salvation Army. You will see that the table includes low and high estimates of value. Please choose a value within this range that is in keeping with your item’s relative age and quality.

Salvation Army - Donation Valuation Guide

Appliances

Appliances Low High
Air Conditioner $20.00 $90.00
Dryer $45.00 $90.00
Electric Stove $75.00 $150.00
Gas Stove $50.00 $125.00
Heater $7.50 $22.00
Microwave $10.00 $50.00
Refrigerator (working) $75.00 $250.00
T.V. (color, working) $75.00 $225.00
Washing Machine $40.00 $150.00

Children’s Clothing

Children’s Clothing Low High
Blouse $2.00 $8.00
Boots $3.00 $20.00
Coat $4.50 $20.00
Dress $3.50 $12.00
Jacket $3.00 $25.00
Jeans $3.50 $12.00
Pants $2.50 $12.00
Shirt $2.00 $6.00
Shoes $2.50 $8.75
Skirt $1.50 $6.00
Slacks $2.00 $8.00
Snowsuit $4.00 $19.00
Socks $0.50 $1.50
Sweater $2.50 $8.00
Underwear $1.00 $3.50

Furniture

Furniture Low High
Bed (full, queen, king) $50.00 $170.00
Bed (single) $35.00 $100.00
Bedroom Set (complete) $250.00 $1000.00
Carriage $5.00 $100.00
Chair (upholstered) $25.00 $100.00
Chest $25.00 $95.00
China Cabinet $85.00 $300.00
Clothes Closet $15.00 $50.00
Coffee Table $15.00 $65.00
Crib (w/mattress) $25.00 $100.00
Desk $25.00 $140.00
Dining Room Set (complete) $150.00 $900.00
Dresser w/Mirror $20.00 $100.00
End Table $10.00 $50.00
Folding Bed $20.00 $60.00
Hi Riser $35.00 $75.00
High Chair $10.00 $50.00
Kitchen Cabinet $25.00 $75.00
Kitchen Chair $2.50 $10.00
Kitchen Set $35.00 $170.00
Mattress (double) $12.50 $75.00
Mattress (single) $15.00 $35.00
Playpen $3.75 $30.00
Rugs $20.00 $90.00
Secretary $50.00 $140.00
Sleeper Sofa (with mattress) $85.00 $300.00
Sofa $35.00 $200.00
Trunk $5.00 $70.00
Wardrobe $20.00 $100.00

Household Goods

Household Goods Low High
Bakeware $1.00 $3.00
Bedspread/Quilt $3.00 $24.00
Blanket $3.00 $15.00
Chair/Sofa Cover $15.00 $35.00
Coffeemaker $4.00 $15.00
Curtains $1.50 $12.00
Drapes $6.50 $40.00
Fireplace Set $20.00 $80.00
Floor Lamp $6.00 $50.00
Glass/Cup $0.50 $1.50
Griddle $4.00 $12.00
Kitchen Utensils $0.50 $1.50
Lamp $5.00 $75.00
Mixer/Blender $5.00 $20.00
Picture/Painting $5.00 $200.00
Pillow $2.00 $8.00
Plate $0.50 $3.00
Pot/Pan $1.00 $3.00
Sheets $2.00 $8.00
Throw Rug $1.50 $12.00
Towels $0.50 $4.00

Men’s Clothing

Men’s Clothing Low High
Jacket $7.50 $25.00
Overcoat $15.00 $60.00
Pajamas $2.00 $8.00
Raincoat $5.00 $20.00
Shirt $2.50 $12.00
Shoes $3.50 $25.00
Shorts $3.50 $10.00
Slacks $5.00 $12.00
Suit $15.00 $60.00
Sweater $2.50 $12.00
Swim Trunks $2.50 $8.00
Tuxedo $10.00 $60.00
Undershirt $1.00 $3.00
Undershort $1.00 $3.00

Miscellaneous

Miscellaneous Low High
Answering Machine $10.00 $30.00
Bicycle $5.00 $80.00
Board Game $1.00 $3.00
Book (paperback) $0.75 $1.50
Book (hardback) $1.00 $3.00
CD $2.00 $5.00
Computer Monitor $5.00 $50.00
Computer Printer $5.00 $150.00
Computer System $100.00 $400.00
Copier $40.00 $200.00
DVD $2.00 $5.00
DVD Player/VCR $8.00 $15.00
Edger $5.00 $25.00
Golf Clubs $2.00 $25.00
Ice Skates $3.00 $15.00
Luggage $5.00 $15.00
Mower $25.00 $100.00
Mower (riding) $100.00 $300.00
Radio $7.50 $50.00
Roller Blades $3.00 $15.00
Sewing Machine $15.00 $85.00
Stereo $15.00 $75.00
Stuffed Animal $0.50 $1.00
Tennis Racket $2.00 $5.00
Typewriter $5.00 $25.00
Umbrella $2.00 $6.00
Vacuum Cleaner $15.00 $65.00

Women’s Clothing

Women’s Clothing Low High
Bathing Suit $4.00 $12.00
Bathrobe $2.50 $12.00
Blouse $2.50 $12.00
Boots $2.00 $5.00
Bra $1.00 $3.00
Coat $10.00 $40.00
Dress $4.00 $20.00
Evening Dress $10.00 $60.00
Foundation Garment $3.00 $8.00
Fur Coat $25.00 $400.00
Fur Hat $7.00 $15.00
Handbag $2.00 $20.00
Hat $1.00 $8.00
Jacket $4.00 $12.00
Nightgown $4.00 $12.00
Pants Suit $6.50 $25.00
Shoes $2.00 $25.00
Skirt $3.00 $8.00
Slacks $3.50 $12.00
Slip $1.00 $6.00
Socks $0.50 $1.25
Suit $6.00 $25.00
Sweater $3.75 $15.00