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: Credit analysts

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State Jobs Average
Salary
Rank
New York 4,600 $85,580 1
Colorado 1,150 $73,020 2
California 8,900 $70,240 3
Connecticut 960 $68,020 4
Rhode Island 210 $64,860 5
North Carolina 2,530 $63,990 6
Virginia 1,530 $63,860 7
North Dakota 130 $63,810 8
Nevada 520 $62,150 9
Georgia 2,340 $61,860 10
Massachusetts 1,860 $61,520 11
Texas 4,740 $61,260 12
Kentucky 490 $60,660 13
Maryland 1,530 $60,550 14
Illinois 3,990 $59,770 15
New Mexico 210 $58,280 16
South Carolina 550 $58,090 17
Florida 3,210 $57,850 18
New Jersey 1,720 $57,560 19
Indiana 1,000 $57,490 20
Minnesota 1,530 $57,280 21
Idaho 230 $57,220 22
Washington 1,080 $55,840 23
Utah 500 $55,670 24
Oregon 500 $54,740 25
Arkansas 300 $52,760 26
Michigan 2,200 $52,590 27
Ohio 2,220 $52,560 28
Alabama 530 $52,420 29
Mississippi 220 $52,300 30
Pennsylvania 2,180 $52,160 31
Missouri 1,040 $51,660 32
New Hampshire 160 $51,420 33
Hawaii 190 $51,060 34
Tennessee 1,150 $50,610 35
Iowa 620 $50,560 36
South Dakota 320 $49,580 37
West Virginia 160 $48,460 38
Montana 120 $48,110 39
Wisconsin 1,000 $47,700 40
Oklahoma 920 $47,170 41
Kansas 540 $46,690 42
Louisiana 300 $46,050 43
Nebraska 590 $44,290 44
Maine 300 $42,320 45
Arizona 3,850 $42,230 46
Puerto Rico 440 $34,440