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).

You can use the drop-down menus to filter by state or by occupation.

Occupation Selected: Computer systems analysts

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State Jobs Average
Salary
Rank
New Jersey 16,990 $82,150 1
New York 28,480 $80,670 2
Delaware 2,000 $79,100 3
Massachusetts 13,650 $79,000 4
Connecticut 10,280 $77,310 5
Virginia 28,420 $77,280 6
Maryland 11,880 $77,260 7
California 49,790 $76,970 8
Illinois 15,990 $76,560 9
District of Columbia 4,260 $75,540 10
Washington 11,060 $75,450 11
Michigan 17,510 $74,440 12
Colorado 11,360 $73,840 13
Georgia 15,720 $73,460 14
Alaska 340 $72,030 15
North Carolina 13,510 $71,650 16
New Hampshire 1,770 $71,250 17
Rhode Island 1,810 $71,190 18
Texas 39,540 $70,760 19
Minnesota 8,940 $70,090 20
Nevada 1,540 $69,190 21
Ohio 14,550 $68,240 22
Missouri 9,500 $68,130 23
Arizona 6,470 $67,760 24
Oregon 3,380 $67,270 25
Vermont 560 $66,670 26
Hawaii 1,220 $66,360 27
Maine 1,490 $66,250 28
Pennsylvania 17,170 $66,150 29
Alabama 7,090 $65,040 30
Indiana 6,660 $64,990 31
Kentucky 3,820 $64,970 32
Montana 830 $64,830 33
Utah 2,880 $64,320 34
Nebraska 2,730 $64,250 35
Idaho 1,320 $64,050 36
Iowa 4,240 $63,400 37
South Carolina 4,210 $62,980 38
Kansas 3,310 $62,950 39
Florida 22,250 $62,940 40
Wisconsin 9,420 $62,860 41
Oklahoma 3,360 $61,900 42
Tennessee 5,490 $60,790 43
South Dakota 550 $60,090 44
West Virginia 930 $58,530 45
Arkansas 1,800 $57,630 46
Louisiana 2,220 $56,930 47
New Mexico 1,870 $56,140 48
Wyoming 250 $55,590 49
Mississippi 1,310 $53,810 50
North Dakota 770 $49,890 51
Puerto Rico 1,530 $48,970