How Much Does A $3,000 CD Make in A Year

Wondering how much you can earn with $3,000 in a Certificate of Deposit (CD)?

Dive into the details of how a $3,000 certificate of deposit can develop over the span of a year. Moreover, we’ve incorporated insights into other well-liked certificate of deposit term lengths. Our calculations are based on a consistent 2.90% annual interest rate. If your CD offers a different interest rate, you can adjust it below for accurate projections.


Term Return Your Balance

Calculator Definitions


The amount you invest to open your CD account.


The total duration, measured in months, until your CD matures.

Annual Percentage Yield (APY)

The effective annual interest rate earned on your CD.

More Calculations Based on A Year

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