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Arizona State Prison phone rates and kickbacks

Arizona ranks 42nd in the nation for the affordability of a 15 minute call.

Kickbacks paid

$4,314,062.50 paid in 2016.

Percentage of call cost going to kickbacks: 93.9%

Cost of a 15-minute Intrastate Call

Collect Prepaid Debit
Same state $3.60 $3.15 $3.15
Local $2.10 $1.80 $1.80

Detailed rates

Collect Prepaid Debit
Same state 0.24/min 0.21/min 0.21/min
Local 0.14/min 0.12/min 0.12/min

Phone service providers


Data current as of April 2017, except for kickback information, which is from FY2012.

Data current as of 2016-2017

Historical Data for Arizona

Primary source documents

State DOC Rates

State DOC Contracts

State DOC Commission Data

County Rates

County Contracts