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Utah State Prison phone rates and kickbacks

Utah ranks 40th in the nation for the affordability of a 15 minute call.

Kickbacks paid

$765,858.16 paid in 2017.

Percentage of call cost going to kickbacks: 55%

Cost of a 15-minute Intrastate Call

Collect Prepaid Debit
Same state $2.85 $2.85 $2.85
Local $1.50 $1.50 $1.50

Detailed rates

Collect Prepaid Debit
Same state 0.19/min 0.19/min 0.19/min
Local 0.10/min 0.10/min 0.10/min

Phone service providers


Data current as of May 2017, except for kickback information, which is from FY2012.

Data current as of 2017-2018

Historical Data for Utah

Primary source documents

State DOC Rates

State DOC Contracts

State DOC Commission Data