Here's a different take on the Bureau of Labor Statistics Employment and Wage estimates page. I've downloaded all the data and ranked states (for every occupation with at least 100 workers).

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Occupation Selected: Management occupations

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State Jobs Average
Salary
Rank
New Jersey 185,110 $111,940 1
New York 391,110 $111,430 2
District of Columbia 64,190 $106,790 3
Washington 80,480 $105,700 4
Massachusetts 185,530 $103,920 5
Virginia 118,720 $103,290 6
California 790,790 $102,900 7
Connecticut 90,860 $102,230 8
Delaware 18,600 $98,800 9
Maryland 138,520 $98,200 10
Minnesota 132,070 $95,310 11
Florida 231,960 $94,650 12
Rhode Island 23,270 $93,950 13
Michigan 175,640 $91,700 14
Colorado 107,070 $91,240 15
New Hampshire 32,890 $90,890 16
Ohio 196,910 $89,890 17
Illinois 250,790 $89,820 18
Missouri 84,290 $89,220 19
Texas 444,540 $88,370 20
North Carolina 178,650 $88,290 21
Georgia 228,460 $87,970 22
Pennsylvania 190,620 $86,970 23
Nevada 50,570 $86,830 24
Vermont 8,610 $85,860 25
Wisconsin 95,960 $85,430 26
Oregon 73,510 $83,780 27
Arizona 122,110 $82,630 28
Hawaii 28,520 $81,850 29
Alabama 77,880 $80,660 30
Indiana 109,250 $80,510 31
Utah 46,280 $80,340 32
Kansas 57,470 $80,160 33
Nebraska 29,590 $79,630 34
South Carolina 84,000 $78,490 35
Kentucky 77,480 $76,400 36
North Dakota 13,520 $75,700 37
Iowa 54,900 $75,060 38
Tennessee 153,090 $74,170 39
South Dakota 11,430 $73,350 40
Louisiana 89,060 $72,370 41
Maine 31,130 $72,350 42
Arkansas 44,020 $72,040 43
Alaska 23,980 $71,390 44
New Mexico 39,890 $70,180 45
Virgin Islands 1,920 $69,580
Oklahoma 80,110 $68,650 46
Mississippi 47,580 $68,540 47
West Virginia 26,400 $67,870 48
Idaho 43,590 $65,910 49
Wyoming 12,710 $65,610 50
Montana 19,210 $61,660 51
Puerto Rico 40,040 $61,150
Guam 4,150 $52,360