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Illinois State Prison phone rates and kickbacks

Illinois ranks 3rd in the nation for the affordability of a 15 minute call.

Kickbacks paid

$13,119,278.14 paid in 2017.

Percentage of call cost going to kickbacks: 0%

DOC states kickback is 0% as of 2018.

Cost of a 15-minute Intrastate Call

Collect Prepaid Debit
Same state $0.14 $0.14 $0.14
Local $0.14 $0.14 $0.14

Detailed rates

Collect Prepaid Debit
Same state 0.009/min 0.009/min 0.009/min
Local 0.009/min 0.009/min 0.009/min

Phone service providers


Data current as of Nov 2018.

Data current as of 2017-2018

Historical Data for Illinois

Primary source documents

State DOC Rates

State DOC Contracts

State DOC Commission Data

County Rates

County Contracts

Court Rulings