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Florida State Prison phone rates and kickbacks

Florida ranks 30th in the nation for the affordability of a 15 minute call.

Kickbacks paid

$5,156,269.19 paid in 2017.

Percentage of call cost going to kickbacks: 35%

Cost of a 15-minute Intrastate Call

Collect Prepaid Debit
Same state $2.10 $2.10 $2.10
Local $0.60 $0.60 $0.60

Detailed rates

Collect Prepaid Debit
Same state 0.14/min 0.14/min N/A
Local 0.04/min 0.04/min 0.04/min

Phone service providers

Notes

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

Data current as of 2017-2018

Historical Data for Florida


Primary source documents

State DOC Rates

State DOC Contracts

State DOC Commission Data

County Rates

County Contracts

Administrative Rulings