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: Physicians and surgeons, all other

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State Jobs Average
Salary
Rank
Utah 1,080 $186,500 1
Minnesota 4,540 $180,590 2
Wisconsin 3,570 $177,890 3
Delaware 620 $177,630 4
Indiana 2,050 $174,510 5
Kansas 1,220 $170,560 6
New Hampshire 1,590 $168,070 7
Hawaii 1,010 $165,710 8
Alaska 350 $165,130 9
Ohio 9,720 $160,260 10
West Virginia 1,230 $159,080 11
Texas 8,290 $158,060 12
Nebraska 670 $155,440 13
Illinois 6,600 $153,650 14
New Jersey 9,160 $153,590 15
Louisiana 2,340 $153,330 16
Washington 2,970 $150,600 17
Florida 10,740 $149,710 18
Georgia 5,020 $149,680 19
Maine 1,200 $147,750 20
South Dakota 390 $146,420 21
California 18,800 $146,200 22
South Carolina 1,890 $145,760 23
Idaho 850 $145,070 24
Arizona 2,430 $143,330 25
Oregon 3,080 $143,150 26
Missouri 4,280 $141,760 27
Kentucky 2,230 $140,240 28
Iowa 1,030 $137,470 29
Vermont 420 $136,380 30
North Dakota 260 $135,610 31
Massachusetts 7,690 $134,400 32
Michigan 10,560 $133,590 33
Connecticut 1,700 $133,200 34
New York 33,180 $132,350 35
Tennessee 4,740 $132,250 36
North Carolina 5,880 $132,030 37
Pennsylvania 9,190 $130,240 38
Alabama 2,620 $129,660 39
New Mexico 540 $129,580 40
Montana 290 $127,210 41
Colorado 3,080 $126,630 42
Maryland 6,810 $123,890 43
Virginia 4,970 $121,900 44
Mississippi 500 $115,150 45
Oklahoma 2,750 $104,250 46
Arkansas 1,720 $89,820 47
Puerto Rico 1,280 $68,580