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: Legal support workers, all other

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State Jobs Average
Salary
Rank
Virginia 6,090 $80,320 1
Georgia 690 $57,180 2
New Jersey 710 $56,470 3
Washington 1,440 $53,290 4
Connecticut 160 $50,900 5
Minnesota 770 $50,710 6
California 6,560 $49,660 7
Alaska 110 $47,570 8
Kansas 510 $46,120 9
Pennsylvania 720 $45,750 10
Oregon 270 $45,740 11
Arizona 300 $45,590 12
Maryland 560 $44,400 13
New York 2,200 $44,110 14
Michigan 840 $43,890 15
Colorado 760 $43,880 16
Hawaii 320 $43,690 17
Massachusetts 730 $42,700 18
Wisconsin 350 $42,690 19
Illinois 1,600 $42,540 20
Texas 1,800 $42,470 21
Arkansas 270 $41,560 22
Puerto Rico 120 $41,040
Tennessee 350 $40,640 23
Alabama 210 $40,560 24
Rhode Island 280 $40,120 25
New Hampshire 120 $39,920 26
Maine 100 $39,750 27
Missouri 530 $39,100 28
Vermont 110 $38,630 29
West Virginia 190 $38,090 30
Mississippi 120 $38,030 31
New Mexico 170 $37,500 32
Kentucky 600 $36,800 33
Oklahoma 170 $36,660 34
Louisiana 360 $36,580 35
North Carolina 530 $33,580 36