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 science teachers, postsecondary

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State Jobs Average
Salary
Rank
Rhode Island 150 $86,490 1
Oregon 290 $86,030 2
Massachusetts 1,110 $85,390 3
Utah 360 $79,550 4
Delaware 120 $77,680 5
New Jersey 1,060 $72,840 6
Tennessee 730 $70,590 7
Pennsylvania 1,940 $70,570 8
Washington 590 $70,550 9
Illinois 1,940 $70,520 10
Hawaii 170 $67,280 11
Florida 1,700 $67,150 12
Connecticut 290 $67,000 13
Wisconsin 450 $66,830 14
Virginia 1,250 $66,270 15
Michigan 980 $66,210 16
Kansas 570 $64,710 17
Missouri 1,020 $63,660 18
Texas 2,360 $63,550 19
Georgia 1,130 $62,250 20
New Hampshire 200 $62,160 21
Minnesota 610 $61,300 22
Maryland 960 $61,140 23
Alabama 490 $60,120 24
New Mexico 570 $60,050 25
Iowa 450 $59,230 26
Colorado 640 $59,040 27
Kentucky 480 $59,000 28
Mississippi 390 $57,730 29
North Carolina 1,720 $57,690 30.5
Vermont 140 $57,690 30.5
South Carolina 830 $57,530 32
Arizona 1,430 $57,230 33
Indiana 990 $56,890 34
District of Columbia 290 $56,340 35
Maine 120 $55,640 36
Nebraska 280 $53,790 37
Ohio 1,730 $53,470 38
South Dakota 130 $52,590 39
North Dakota 130 $51,280 40
West Virginia 170 $51,170 41
Nevada 240 $48,280 42
Montana 100 $40,320 43
Puerto Rico 190 $38,670
Oklahoma 760 $37,240 44