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: Postmasters and mail superintendents

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State Jobs Average
Salary
Rank
New Jersey 500 $66,760 1
Florida 430 $65,790 2
Massachusetts 380 $63,730 3
Connecticut 220 $62,730 4
California 1,010 $62,520 5
Georgia 590 $59,570 6
Arizona 190 $59,500 7
Tennessee 510 $59,260 8
Michigan 800 $58,850 9
New Hampshire 230 $58,480 10
Maryland 370 $58,130 11
North Carolina 710 $58,070 12
Utah 170 $57,750 13
Louisiana 440 $57,700 14
New York 1,470 $57,540 15
Washington 450 $57,390 16
South Carolina 360 $57,300 17
Wisconsin 670 $56,880 18
Ohio 970 $56,840 19
Texas 1,360 $56,430 20
Alabama 530 $56,130 21
Mississippi 390 $56,010 22
Oregon 320 $55,670 23
Illinois 1,200 $55,310 24
Pennsylvania 1,670 $55,120 25
Virginia 750 $54,920 26
Minnesota 690 $54,880 27
Indiana 690 $54,510 28
Colorado 380 $54,390 29
Idaho 220 $53,840 30
Maine 420 $53,450 31
Oklahoma 570 $52,190 32
Iowa 870 $52,010 33
Missouri 880 $51,890 34
Kentucky 730 $51,830 35
Nebraska 470 $51,800 36
Arkansas 590 $51,150 37
Vermont 260 $51,050 38
Kansas 580 $50,880 39
Wyoming 150 $49,070 40
New Mexico 290 $48,860 41
South Dakota 340 $48,840 42
West Virginia 710 $47,960 43
Montana 310 $47,820 44
Alaska 180 $45,170 45
North Dakota 330 $45,000 46