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MLB Salary Rankings MLB Salary Rankings

Listing the top salaries, cap hits, cash, earnings, contracts, and bonuses, for all active MLB players.

2018 Designated Hitter Salary Rankings

Player salary
1

Albert Pujols

Designated Hitter
$30,000,000
2

Giancarlo Stanton

Designated Hitter
$25,000,000
3

J.D. Martinez

Designated Hitter
$23,750,000
4

Shin-Soo Choo

Designated Hitter
$20,100,000
5

Edwin Encarnacion

Designated Hitter
$18,666,666
6

Victor Martinez

Designated Hitter
$18,000,000
7

Nelson Cruz

Designated Hitter
$14,275,000
8

Mark Trumbo

Designated Hitter
$12,500,000
9

Kendrys Morales

Designated Hitter
$11,000,000
10

Khris Davis

Designated Hitter
$10,500,000
11

Logan Morrison

Designated Hitter
$5,500,000
12

C.J. Cron

Designated Hitter
$2,300,000
13

Robbie Grossman

Designated Hitter
$2,000,000
14

Matt Davidson

Designated Hitter
$570,000
15

Shohei Ohtani

Designated Hitter
$545,000

Tyler White

Designated Hitter
$545,000