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: Computer and mathematical occupations

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State Jobs Average
Salary
Rank
Massachusetts 113,890 $79,700 1
Virginia 176,240 $78,290 2
New Jersey 119,890 $78,240 3
California 391,960 $77,840 4
Maryland 96,090 $76,390 5
Washington 93,500 $75,870 6
District of Columbia 33,710 $75,080 7
New York 193,190 $74,080 8
Connecticut 46,360 $73,640 9
Delaware 12,560 $73,210 10
Colorado 77,980 $71,980 11
New Hampshire 16,620 $69,620 12
Illinois 136,450 $69,380 13
Minnesota 74,630 $68,810 14
Texas 231,420 $68,150 15
Rhode Island 9,770 $67,640 16
North Carolina 82,190 $66,910 17
Oregon 35,180 $66,050 18
Georgia 92,900 $64,850 19
Michigan 94,090 $64,690 20
Pennsylvania 114,090 $64,170 21
Ohio 104,110 $63,360 22
New Mexico 11,790 $63,280 23
Missouri 62,880 $62,050 24
Alaska 3,930 $61,980 25
Alabama 33,590 $61,760 26
Arizona 51,500 $61,730 27
Utah 30,680 $61,180 28
Hawaii 8,500 $60,770 29
Kansas 24,870 $60,580 30
Florida 149,660 $60,310 31
Wisconsin 48,250 $59,920 32
Vermont 6,100 $59,380 33
Nebraska 21,240 $59,290 34
Nevada 13,260 $59,200 35
Iowa 26,130 $58,560 36
Indiana 38,660 $58,310 37
Tennessee 38,100 $57,610 38
South Carolina 24,280 $57,130 39
Idaho 10,760 $56,770 40
Maine 8,010 $56,600 41
Kentucky 23,970 $55,840 42
Montana 6,000 $54,630 43
Louisiana 17,590 $52,640 44
West Virginia 7,330 $52,350 45
Oklahoma 26,760 $52,090 46
Arkansas 14,430 $51,790 47
Mississippi 8,960 $51,160 48
South Dakota 5,290 $49,260 49
Wyoming 2,070 $47,880 50
North Dakota 4,760 $47,140 51
Virgin Islands 340 $46,590
Guam 360 $45,540
Puerto Rico 9,420 $41,320