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: Industrial production managers

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State Jobs Average
Salary
Rank
New Jersey 5,830 $96,420 1
Delaware 440 $95,340 2
Texas 11,570 $95,000 3
Vermont 350 $92,950 4
Massachusetts 3,470 $92,650 5
Washington 2,390 $92,130 6
New York 6,100 $90,060 7
California 18,960 $90,000 8
Connecticut 3,070 $89,210 9
Michigan 8,660 $87,310 10
Minnesota 4,390 $87,020 11
Florida 3,010 $86,680 12
Rhode Island 630 $86,480 13
Pennsylvania 7,060 $86,280 14
Maryland 1,500 $85,930 15
Virginia 2,710 $85,810 16
Nevada 650 $84,650 17
Arizona 1,930 $83,840 18
Kansas 2,260 $83,430 19
New Hampshire 720 $83,370 20
Wyoming 190 $82,660 21
Puerto Rico 1,460 $82,520
Oregon 2,670 $82,040 22
Utah 1,500 $81,740 23
Illinois 5,700 $81,250 24
Wisconsin 5,220 $80,010 25
South Carolina 2,680 $79,990 26
Ohio 7,810 $79,470 27
Colorado 1,590 $78,890 28
North Carolina 6,030 $78,510 29
Georgia 4,970 $78,180 30
Missouri 2,140 $77,250 31
Nebraska 890 $76,260 32
Indiana 5,750 $75,800 33
Louisiana 1,900 $73,630 34
Kentucky 2,810 $73,410 35
Arkansas 1,540 $73,140 36
Iowa 2,020 $73,070 37
South Dakota 310 $72,650 38
Maine 710 $72,630 39
Hawaii 240 $70,540 40
Alabama 2,470 $70,300 41
New Mexico 360 $68,840 42
West Virginia 590 $68,540 43
Oklahoma 1,430 $68,360 44
Mississippi 1,470 $68,060 45
Tennessee 3,440 $67,470 46
Idaho 680 $67,260 47
North Dakota 300 $66,700 48
Montana 130 $62,910 49