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: Choreographers

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State Jobs Average
Salary
Rank
Georgia 240 $62,320 1
New York 700 $58,350 2
Washington 390 $49,770 3
New Jersey 390 $49,440 4
Missouri 180 $47,470 5
Arizona 260 $44,260 6
Virginia 770 $44,020 7
South Carolina 260 $41,030 8.5
California 3,250 $41,030 8.5
Connecticut 560 $40,980 10
Illinois 320 $37,260 11
Utah 450 $36,830 12
Kansas 650 $36,010 13
Michigan 410 $35,340 14
Alabama 420 $34,880 15
Texas 1,580 $31,800 16
Kentucky 220 $31,760 17
Wyoming 100 $30,830 18
Wisconsin 760 $30,660 19
Indiana 550 $29,510 20
Pennsylvania 920 $29,360 21
Iowa 210 $29,060 22
Nebraska 190 $29,030 23
Mississippi 260 $28,070 24
Louisiana 320 $22,640 25