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: Clergy

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State Jobs Average
Salary
Rank
Nevada 160 $55,700 1
New Jersey 1,090 $51,640 2
California 4,230 $50,780 3
Connecticut 310 $50,430 4
Colorado 330 $48,080 5
New York 7,570 $47,720 6
Massachusetts 430 $46,870 7
Oregon 4,080 $46,080 8
Washington 480 $45,610 9
North Carolina 430 $45,360 10
Rhode Island 230 $44,620 11
Wisconsin 630 $44,110 12
Hawaii 730 $42,340 13
Tennessee 340 $42,160 14
South Carolina 250 $42,020 15
Nebraska 150 $41,400 16
Texas 1,270 $39,890 17
Kansas 270 $39,830 18
Kentucky 330 $39,630 19
Iowa 320 $39,540 20
Louisiana 150 $38,950 21
Missouri 520 $38,850 22
Maryland 290 $38,650 23
Arizona 270 $38,560 24
Alabama 340 $38,480 25
Arkansas 160 $38,280 26
Florida 1,700 $37,810 27
Illinois 1,580 $37,720 28
Ohio 1,280 $37,290 29
Indiana 680 $36,900 30
Idaho 100 $36,500 31
Virginia 690 $36,140 32
South Dakota 100 $36,100 33
Mississippi 180 $35,340 34
Oklahoma 360 $33,960 35
Michigan 1,370 $33,030 36
West Virginia 300 $32,650 37
Pennsylvania 1,460 $32,580 38
Montana 720 $30,770 39