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: Psychology teachers, postsecondary

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State Jobs Average
Salary
Rank
Connecticut 500 $78,760 1
Hawaii 210 $75,190 2.5
Oregon 250 $75,190 2.5
New Jersey 1,240 $72,850 4
Rhode Island 150 $72,410 5
Massachusetts 1,100 $71,760 6
Pennsylvania 1,870 $67,890 7
Utah 230 $66,380 8
Illinois 1,760 $66,260 9
Texas 1,930 $65,890 10
Florida 1,340 $64,120 11
Missouri 860 $63,640 12
Maryland 560 $63,410 13
Iowa 360 $62,270 14
Georgia 890 $62,200 15
New Mexico 250 $61,470 16
Washington 630 $61,010 17
South Carolina 570 $60,790 18
North Carolina 1,020 $60,660 19
Ohio 1,280 $60,340 20
Indiana 570 $60,220 21
Tennessee 630 $60,170 22
Vermont 130 $60,160 23
New Hampshire 170 $59,890 24
Nevada 220 $59,560 25
Virginia 780 $59,270 26
Colorado 690 $58,770 27
Kansas 360 $58,690 28
Oklahoma 530 $58,020 29
Michigan 650 $57,960 30
Maine 120 $57,590 31
District of Columbia 430 $57,190 32
Minnesota 510 $57,060 33
West Virginia 130 $56,540 34
Nebraska 290 $56,300 35
Alabama 420 $56,060 36
Wisconsin 540 $55,230 37
Mississippi 210 $55,010 38
Kentucky 510 $54,680 39
Arizona 150 $45,170 40