The typical AQR Capital Management Research Associate salary is $1,36,167. Research Associate salaries at AQR Capital Management can range from $1,18,488 - $2,11,168. This estimate is based upon 3 AQR Capital Management Research Associate salary report(s) provided by employees or estimated based upon statistical methods. When factoring in bonuses and additional compensation, a Research Associate at AQR Capital Management can expect to make an average total pay of $1,77,733 . See all Research Associate salaries to learn how this stacks up in the market.