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: Medical records and health information technicians

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State Jobs Average
Salary
Rank
New Jersey 2,130 $40,230 1
District of Columbia 810 $37,170 2
Connecticut 1,320 $36,950 3
Maryland 2,520 $35,680 4
New York 8,190 $34,260 5
California 13,490 $34,200 6
Hawaii 600 $34,080 7
Rhode Island 640 $33,360 8
Minnesota 3,790 $33,170 9
Alaska 470 $32,850 10
Washington 4,800 $32,720 11
Massachusetts 5,530 $32,320 12
Nevada 1,150 $32,060 13
Michigan 4,770 $31,820 14
Colorado 3,550 $31,700 15
Virginia 3,280 $31,690 16
Vermont 500 $31,500 17
Wisconsin 3,510 $30,630 18
Pennsylvania 7,460 $30,470 19
Oregon 2,290 $30,240 20
Delaware 490 $30,170 21
Florida 9,580 $29,840 22
New Hampshire 960 $29,790 23
Ohio 6,510 $29,650 24.5
Arizona 4,060 $29,650 24.5
Maine 880 $29,190 26
Kentucky 2,630 $29,040 27
Wyoming 390 $28,670 28
Texas 9,690 $28,550 29
South Dakota 940 $28,390 30
Illinois 8,700 $28,370 31
Nebraska 1,750 $28,330 32
Georgia 4,320 $27,840 33
Missouri 5,160 $27,750 34
Utah 2,660 $27,630 35
South Carolina 2,340 $27,620 36
Indiana 4,030 $27,540 37
Idaho 720 $27,290 38
Iowa 1,850 $27,170 39
North Carolina 5,190 $27,120 40
North Dakota 620 $27,030 41
Oklahoma 2,660 $26,990 42
Montana 780 $26,960 43
Arkansas 1,240 $26,590 44
New Mexico 1,190 $26,580 45
Tennessee 3,420 $26,460 46
Kansas 2,330 $26,280 47
Mississippi 2,160 $25,670 48
West Virginia 1,310 $25,050 49
Alabama 3,040 $24,540 50
Louisiana 2,270 $24,270 51
Puerto Rico 1,000 $17,490