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Georgia State Prison phone rates and kickbacks

Georgia ranks 31st in the nation for the affordability of a 15 minute call.

Kickbacks paid

$5,316,672.82 paid in 2016.

Percentage of call cost going to kickbacks: 60%

Cost of a 15-minute Intrastate Call

Collect Prepaid Debit
Same state $2.55 $2.55 $2.55
Local $1.95 $1.95 $1.95

Detailed rates

Collect Prepaid Debit
Same state 0.17/min 0.17/min 0.17/min
Local 0.13/min 0.13/min 0.13/min

Phone service providers


Data current as of July 2016, except for kickback information, which is from FY2012.

Data current as of 2016-2017

Historical Data for Georgia

Primary source documents

State DOC Rates

State DOC Contracts

State DOC Commission Data