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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.

2019 Designated Hitter Salary Rankings

Player salary
1

Giancarlo Stanton

Designated Hitter
$26,000,000
2

J.D. Martinez

Designated Hitter
$23,750,000
3

Edwin Encarnacion

Designated Hitter
$21,666,668
4

Shin-Soo Choo

Designated Hitter
$21,000,000
5

Carlos Santana

Designated Hitter
$20,333,333
6

Khris Davis

Designated Hitter
$16,500,000
7

Jose Abreu

Designated Hitter
$16,000,000
8

Nelson Cruz

Designated Hitter
$14,000,000
9

Mark Trumbo

Designated Hitter
$13,500,000
10

Kendrys Morales

Designated Hitter
$12,000,000
11

Jorge Soler

Designated Hitter
$4,666,667
12

Robbie Grossman

Designated Hitter
$2,000,000
13

Niko Goodrum

Designated Hitter
$670,500
14

Shohei Ohtani

Designated Hitter
$650,000
15

Tyler White

Designated Hitter
$582,900
16

John Hicks

Designated Hitter
$567,100