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Georgia State Prison phone rates and kickbacks

Georgia ranks 35th in the nation for the affordability of a 15 minute call.

Kickbacks paid

$8,062,200.60 paid in 2019.

Percentage of call cost going to kickbacks: 59.6%

Kickback amount data from FY 2018.

Cost of a 15-minute Intrastate Call

Collect Prepaid Debit
Same state $2.40 $2.40 $2.40
Local $1.95 $1.95 $1.95

Detailed rates

Collect Prepaid Debit
Same state 0.16/min 0.16/min 0.16/min
Local 0.13/min 0.13/min 0.13/min

Phone service providers


2019 kickback data not yet available.

Data current as of 2019-2020

Historical Data for Georgia

Primary source documents

State DOC Rates

State DOC Contracts

State DOC Commission Data

County Contracts