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: Dietetic technicians

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State Jobs Average
Salary
Rank
Washington 170 $33,970 1
New Jersey 400 $33,010 2
Minnesota 210 $32,950 3
Connecticut 310 $31,880 4
Ohio 590 $31,850 5
New York 1,540 $31,590 6
California 2,080 $30,930 7
Maryland 1,080 $30,840 8
Massachusetts 1,430 $28,580 9
Michigan 930 $28,540 10
Florida 780 $27,530 11
Maine 180 $26,730 12
Vermont 130 $25,820 13
Colorado 380 $25,740 14
Wisconsin 550 $25,410 15
Missouri 650 $25,400 16
Rhode Island 350 $25,340 17
Nebraska 230 $25,010 18
South Carolina 430 $24,950 19
Alabama 270 $24,880 20
Kentucky 200 $24,720 21
Tennessee 710 $24,360 22
Utah 210 $24,090 23
Pennsylvania 1,060 $23,990 24
Virginia 650 $23,620 25
Illinois 2,080 $23,520 26
Texas 1,170 $23,500 27
Idaho 220 $22,980 28
Kansas 310 $22,830 29
North Carolina 620 $22,500 30
Indiana 550 $22,460 31
Iowa 200 $22,440 32
Delaware 120 $21,960 33
Oklahoma 380 $21,070 34
Georgia 570 $20,520 35
Arizona 690 $20,340 36
Mississippi 240 $19,560 37
New Mexico 110 $19,420 38
Arkansas 410 $19,000 39
Louisiana 500 $18,860 40