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Alaska State Prison phone rates and kickbacks

Alaska ranks 6th in the nation for the affordability of a 15 minute call.

Kickbacks paid

$1,164,059.91 paid in 2018.

Percentage of call cost going to kickbacks: 15%

Cost of a 15-minute Intrastate Call

Collect Prepaid Debit
Same state $0.50 $0.42 N/A
Local $0.14 $0.14 N/A

Detailed rates

Collect Prepaid Debit
Same state 0.25 + 0.01666/min 0.21 + 0.014/min N/A
Local 0.07 + 0.004666/min 0.07 + 0.004666/min N/A

Phone service providers


Kickbacks from Jan-Oct 2018.
Maximum charge for a local call is $1.00.

Data current as of 2018-2019

Historical Data for Alaska

Primary source documents

State DOC Rates

State DOC Contracts

State DOC Commission Data

County Commission Data