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: Healthcare practitioners and technical workers, all other

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State Jobs Average
Salary
Rank
New Jersey 290 $68,710 1
New York 1,440 $67,130 2
Connecticut 420 $65,350 3
Hawaii 280 $62,060 4
California 4,490 $59,400 5
Massachusetts 590 $55,710 6
New Hampshire 520 $51,120 7
Washington 620 $50,630 8
Texas 1,880 $50,590 9
Minnesota 1,270 $49,630 10
Alaska 390 $48,700 11
Arkansas 120 $47,910 12
Kentucky 600 $47,060 13
Pennsylvania 4,470 $47,020 14
Virginia 910 $47,010 15
Colorado 520 $46,910 16
Michigan 1,370 $45,350 17
Idaho 420 $45,260 18
Tennessee 1,580 $44,890 19
Rhode Island 740 $44,050 20
Missouri 1,370 $43,900 21
Oregon 720 $42,620 22
Vermont 210 $42,020 23
South Carolina 160 $41,940 24
Maine 260 $41,750 25
Nevada 310 $40,980 26
Utah 400 $40,780 27
Puerto Rico 110 $40,600
Ohio 1,380 $40,080 28
Wisconsin 1,310 $39,890 29
Florida 2,390 $39,580 30
Georgia 1,020 $39,510 31
North Carolina 2,660 $38,720 32
Alabama 640 $38,460 33
Illinois 4,010 $38,220 34
Arizona 1,370 $37,050 35
Mississippi 230 $36,520 36
Iowa 790 $36,370 37
Kansas 990 $36,280 38
Delaware 220 $34,920 39
Indiana 1,330 $34,870 40
Louisiana 1,000 $33,640 41
West Virginia 130 $33,220 42
Oklahoma 390 $29,820 43
New Mexico 1,920 $28,160 44