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).

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Occupation Selected: Speech-language pathologists

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State Jobs Average
Salary
Rank
New Jersey 3,010 $72,940 1
Connecticut 1,520 $72,170 2
California 8,020 $70,700 3
Maryland 2,380 $68,460 4
New York 7,920 $68,280 5
Alaska 310 $68,140 6
Delaware 290 $67,350 7
Michigan 2,860 $66,630 8
Ohio 4,680 $66,520 9
Virginia 2,190 $64,550 10
District of Columbia 250 $64,170 11
Pennsylvania 3,530 $63,600 12
Rhode Island 420 $62,550 13
Massachusetts 3,130 $62,370 14
Oregon 580 $62,220 15
Colorado 1,820 $61,970 16
North Carolina 3,140 $61,950 17
Florida 5,610 $60,350 18
Illinois 5,780 $60,000 19
Indiana 1,910 $59,820 20
Louisiana 800 $59,190 21
Idaho 250 $59,010 22
Georgia 1,830 $58,500 23
Washington 2,200 $57,900 24
Hawaii 110 $57,760 25
New Mexico 1,060 $57,180 26
Utah 590 $55,790 27
Tennessee 1,550 $55,540 28
Kentucky 1,690 $55,240 29
Texas 8,730 $55,200 30
Vermont 320 $55,140 31
New Hampshire 510 $54,830 32
Wisconsin 2,180 $54,410 33
Minnesota 2,400 $52,730 34
Kansas 880 $52,380 35
Mississippi 890 $51,920 36
Missouri 2,510 $51,660 37
South Carolina 1,230 $51,510 38
Iowa 900 $51,100 39
Alabama 830 $50,860 40
Montana 250 $50,590 41
Wyoming 250 $50,190 42
Nebraska 840 $50,160 43
Arkansas 1,170 $49,330 44
Arizona 1,530 $49,270 45
Oklahoma 1,380 $48,890 46
Maine 680 $48,830 47
West Virginia 820 $48,390 48
North Dakota 470 $45,540 49
South Dakota 290 $41,310 50