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Alabama State Prison phone rates and kickbacks

Alabama ranks 45th in the nation for the affordability of a 15 minute call.

Kickbacks paid

$4,631,512.01 paid in 2017.

Percentage of call cost going to kickbacks: 57%

Cost of a 15-minute Intrastate Call

Collect Prepaid Debit
Same state $3.75 $3.15 $3.15
Local $3.75 $3.15 $3.15

Detailed rates

Collect Prepaid Debit
Same state 0.25/min 0.21/min 0.21/min
Local 0.25/min 0.21/min 0.21/min

Phone service providers


Data as of Nov 2018.

Data current as of 2017-2018

Historical Data for Alabama

Primary source documents

State DOC Rates

State DOC Contracts

State DOC Commission Data

Administrative Rulings