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: Business teachers, postsecondary

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State Jobs Average
Salary
Rank
Massachusetts 1,890 $91,040 1
New Hampshire 380 $88,060 2
Hawaii 210 $87,240 3
Delaware 240 $85,780 4
Rhode Island 300 $83,170 5
Maryland 950 $82,840 6
Connecticut 690 $82,000 7
Oregon 420 $80,320 8
Georgia 2,220 $79,000 9
Utah 620 $75,840 10
Illinois 4,190 $75,780 11
Florida 2,970 $74,760 12
Missouri 1,680 $73,740 13
Virginia 2,520 $73,640 14
Pennsylvania 4,260 $72,840 15
Washington 1,170 $71,110 16
New Jersey 1,450 $70,560 17
Wisconsin 1,790 $70,410 18
New Mexico 800 $69,210 19
North Carolina 2,680 $68,750 20
Michigan 1,630 $68,390 21
Iowa 870 $68,360 22
Colorado 1,320 $67,700 23
Alabama 920 $67,310 24
District of Columbia 1,260 $67,200 25
Texas 4,140 $66,830 26
Kentucky 870 $66,710 27
Indiana 2,100 $65,550 28
Kansas 910 $63,300 29
Arizona 1,430 $63,150 30
Nebraska 580 $62,640 31
Wyoming 110 $62,430 32
South Carolina 1,440 $62,280 33
Ohio 3,280 $61,690 34
South Dakota 210 $59,850 35
Vermont 160 $58,820 36
Nevada 450 $58,460 37
Alaska 500 $58,160 38
Tennessee 1,130 $57,470 39
North Dakota 340 $56,950 40
Mississippi 990 $56,680 41
Minnesota 1,670 $55,910 42
Maine 320 $54,640 43
West Virginia 380 $54,200 44
Oklahoma 980 $44,720 45
Puerto Rico 580 $44,220
Montana 120 $43,340 46