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Iowa State Prison phone rates and kickbacks

Iowa ranks 19th in the nation for the affordability of a 15 minute call.

Kickbacks paid

$677,159.61 paid in 2018.

Percentage of call cost going to kickbacks: Unknown

Cost of a 15-minute Intrastate Call

Collect Prepaid Debit
Same state $0.08 $0.08 $0.08
Local $1.13 $1.13 $1.13

Detailed rates

Collect Prepaid Debit
Same state 0.075/min 0.075/min 0.075/min
Local 0.075/min 0.075/min 0.075/min

Phone service providers


Kickback data for March 2018-February 2019

Data current as of 2018-2019

Historical Data for Iowa

Primary source documents

State DOC Rates

State DOC Contracts

State DOC Commission Data

County Contracts