Most 1988 twenty dollar bills aren't very valuable. However star notes can sell for more money. Continue reading to learn more about these bills.

1988 20 Dollar Bill


Denomination: $20.00 USD
Type: Federal Reserve Note
Signature Combinations: One: Villalpando and Brady
Series: One: 1988A


These bills in circulated condition won't be worth more than their face value of $20. They will only sell for a premium in uncirculated condition. Star notes can sell for higher prices.

The 1988 $20 bills are worth around $50-55 in uncirculated condition with a grade of MS 63.

Star Notes

Star notes are replacement bills that the United States Federal Reserve printed. These star notes are more rare and thus more valuable. You can tell if you have a star note by looking to see if there is a star symbol at the end of the serial number.

The 1988 $20 star notes are worth around $90-95 in uncirculated condition with an MS 63 grade. Star notes issued from the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia will sell for more money.

Grading System

MS 63 choice uncirculated- A note that shows no signs of ever having been in circulation. The note still has its original crispness. The note is also well-centered.



A Guide Book of United States Paper Money

See also:

1990 20 Dollar Bill
1985 20 Dollar Bill
1977 20 Dollar Bill