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Hawaii State Prison phone rates and kickbacks

Hawaii ranks 37th in the nation for the affordability of a 15 minute call.

Kickbacks paid

$100,325.32 paid in 2014.

Percentage of call cost going to kickbacks: Unknown

Cost of a 15-minute Intrastate Call

Collect Prepaid Debit
Same state $3.55 N/A N/A
Local $1.95 N/A N/A

Detailed rates

Collect Prepaid Debit
Same state 1.45 + 0.14/min N/A N/A
Local 1.95 flat N/A N/A

Phone service providers


Intrastate collect per-minute rate ranges from .09 to .14
Intrastate prepaid rates not available.
Intrastate debit rates not available.
Intrastate collect 15-minute call cost ranges from 2.80 to 3.55
Interstate collect rates not available.
Interstate prepaid rates not available.
Interstate debit rates not available.
Local prepaid rates not available.
Local debit rates not available.

Data current as of 2014-2015

Historical Data for Hawaii

Primary source documents

State DOC Rates

State DOC Commission Data