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: Personal financial advisors

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State Jobs Average
Salary
Rank
New York 17,950 $109,930 1
Maine 420 $104,760 2
Michigan 3,270 $99,600 3
Alabama 1,240 $96,380 4
Hawaii 470 $94,090 5
California 13,180 $93,480 6
New Jersey 5,260 $93,200 7
Kansas 710 $89,950 8
Virginia 2,730 $89,130 9
Illinois 3,440 $87,680 10
Delaware 670 $84,910 11
Ohio 3,280 $83,970 12
Pennsylvania 6,210 $82,240 13
Texas 6,120 $81,370 14
New Hampshire 520 $80,540 15
Vermont 280 $80,150 16
Maryland 2,520 $76,930 17
Georgia 3,520 $75,970 18
Indiana 1,540 $75,940 19
Arizona 2,600 $75,900 20
Louisiana 610 $75,440 21
Tennessee 980 $75,330 22
Wisconsin 2,270 $74,780 23
Florida 11,280 $74,560 24
Iowa 800 $74,020 25
Washington 1,920 $73,820 26
Puerto Rico 110 $73,750
Minnesota 1,280 $73,510 27
New Mexico 330 $72,200 28
Oregon 770 $71,430 29
Montana 420 $69,800 30
Mississippi 480 $68,220 31
Oklahoma 790 $67,560 32
Nevada 1,260 $67,000 33
Missouri 1,680 $66,460 34
North Carolina 3,560 $64,820 35
South Carolina 1,150 $64,190 36
Arkansas 630 $60,130 37
South Dakota 140 $57,820 38
Kentucky 610 $55,420 39
District of Columbia 510 $53,400 40
Nebraska 320 $53,180 41
Idaho 400 $49,020 42
North Dakota 250 $48,160 43
West Virginia 250 $47,760 44