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: Film and video editors

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State Jobs Average
Salary
Rank
California 5,990 $72,640 1
Illinois 720 $69,930 2
New York 3,040 $64,270 3
Texas 760 $53,580 4
Pennsylvania 290 $49,400 5
Massachusetts 190 $49,080 6
Oregon 130 $48,490 7
Michigan 210 $47,330 8
Colorado 170 $47,040 9
New Jersey 250 $46,290 10
Minnesota 190 $44,750 11
Maryland 270 $44,360 12
Virginia 380 $43,670 13
Arizona 160 $42,480 14
Kentucky 100 $42,030 15
Missouri 300 $41,370 16
North Carolina 450 $39,100 17
Hawaii 170 $38,890 18
Ohio 350 $38,170 19
Wisconsin 100 $36,890 20
Florida 890 $35,560 21
Alabama 130 $30,380 22