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: Veterinarians

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State Jobs Average
Salary
Rank
Connecticut 540 $111,560 1
New Jersey 1,350 $108,330 2
Nevada 350 $102,950 3
New York 2,300 $100,590 4
California 4,100 $97,250 5
Maryland 1,020 $94,280 6
Delaware 260 $93,050 7
Pennsylvania 2,020 $89,070 8
Virginia 1,600 $88,130 9
Texas 3,640 $86,400 10
Alaska 130 $85,840 11
Ohio 1,620 $84,460 12
West Virginia 210 $81,930 13
Michigan 1,810 $81,480 14
Florida 2,850 $80,740 15
North Carolina 1,750 $80,540 16
New Hampshire 290 $80,390 17
Hawaii 150 $80,020 18
Rhode Island 160 $79,940 19
Indiana 1,060 $78,880 20
Oregon 930 $78,720 21
South Carolina 630 $78,370 22
Wisconsin 1,420 $77,800 23
Massachusetts 1,220 $77,430 24
Washington 1,190 $75,650 25
Louisiana 590 $75,390 26
Illinois 1,970 $75,220 27
Maine 310 $73,730 28
Alabama 660 $73,100 29
Missouri 1,300 $72,860 30
Vermont 220 $72,190 31
Arkansas 420 $72,130 32
Minnesota 1,150 $71,920 33
Arizona 1,050 $71,300 34
Kentucky 680 $69,200 35
Idaho 350 $69,030 36
Colorado 1,420 $68,970 37
Kansas 640 $68,870 38
Georgia 1,500 $68,600 39
Tennessee 980 $68,590 40
Utah 250 $68,150 41
Mississippi 380 $67,370 42
Oklahoma 640 $65,730 43
New Mexico 400 $64,880 44
Nebraska 490 $63,090 45
South Dakota 230 $61,570 46
North Dakota 100 $60,520 47
Wyoming 130 $57,240 48
Montana 230 $54,750 49