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: Title examiners, abstractors, and searchers

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State Jobs Average
Salary
Rank
California 7,170 $61,250 1
Oregon 950 $51,540 2
Connecticut 170 $51,470 3
Utah 1,120 $50,600 4
Massachusetts 470 $49,740 5
New Mexico 770 $48,990 6
Alaska 220 $47,470 7
Minnesota 1,140 $47,160 8
Colorado 1,220 $43,950 9
Nevada 930 $42,540 10
Washington 1,340 $41,490 11
Arizona 1,660 $40,650 12
Michigan 1,390 $40,590 13
Hawaii 340 $40,410 14
Florida 4,630 $40,110 15
New Jersey 2,780 $39,920 16.5
Maryland 1,100 $39,920 16.5
New York 3,100 $39,820 18
North Carolina 570 $38,560 19
Texas 7,930 $37,900 20
Montana 390 $37,630 21
Idaho 500 $37,040 22
Ohio 2,170 $36,900 23
Oklahoma 1,640 $36,740 24
South Carolina 400 $36,250 25
Georgia 620 $35,920 26
Tennessee 730 $35,730 27
Delaware 210 $35,160 28
Virginia 2,730 $35,150 29
Maine 100 $34,530 30
Wisconsin 1,240 $34,080 31
West Virginia 270 $33,760 32
Puerto Rico 160 $33,510
Pennsylvania 3,080 $33,480 33
North Dakota 150 $33,440 34
Alabama 700 $33,360 35
Wyoming 200 $33,350 36
Indiana 1,350 $33,230 37
Nebraska 770 $32,750 38
Illinois 1,880 $32,040 39
South Dakota 470 $31,760 40
Kentucky 240 $30,790 41
Missouri 1,580 $30,640 42
Louisiana 740 $30,020 43
Iowa 610 $28,560 44
Arkansas 620 $28,500 45
Kansas 640 $27,360 46