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Iowa State Prison phone rates and kickbacks

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

Kickbacks paid

$650,972.00 paid in 2014.

Percentage of call cost going to kickbacks: Unknown

Cost of a 15-minute Intrastate Call

Collect Prepaid Debit
Same state $1.65 $1.65 $1.65
Local $1.65 $1.65 $1.65

Detailed rates

Collect Prepaid Debit
Same state 0.11/min 0.11/min 0.11/min
Local 0.11/min 0.11/min 0.11/min

Phone service providers


Data current as of 2014-2015, except for kickback information, which is from FY2012.

Data current as of 2014-2015

Historical Data for Iowa

Primary source documents

State DOC Rates

State DOC Contracts

State DOC Commission Data