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: Healthcare support occupations

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State Jobs Average
Salary
Rank
Alaska 6,220 $31,160 1
Connecticut 51,510 $29,500 2
Massachusetts 94,700 $28,670 3
District of Columbia 7,420 $28,600 4
Hawaii 13,290 $28,400 5
Nevada 19,440 $28,280 6
Washington 67,720 $28,200 7
California 318,080 $28,060 8
Delaware 9,770 $27,460 9
New Hampshire 14,860 $27,250 10
Rhode Island 17,520 $27,240 11
New Jersey 106,650 $27,200 12
Colorado 41,610 $27,150 13
Maryland 63,670 $27,010 14
Minnesota 77,290 $26,690 15
Oregon 40,640 $26,250 16
New York 308,290 $25,910 17
Michigan 124,550 $25,780 18
Wisconsin 80,480 $25,030 19
Illinois 137,740 $24,680 20
Arizona 58,410 $24,410 21
Indiana 67,190 $24,390 22
Pennsylvania 175,450 $24,080 23
Virginia 70,630 $23,980 24
Florida 200,440 $23,940 25
Ohio 175,320 $23,920 26
Maine 19,340 $23,670 27
Vermont 9,470 $23,570 28
Nebraska 25,090 $23,320 29
Iowa 43,990 $23,160 30
Wyoming 6,350 $23,010 31
Tennessee 65,620 $22,970 32
Kentucky 47,880 $22,940 33
Georgia 79,160 $22,780 34
New Mexico 20,640 $22,740 35
Idaho 16,590 $22,710 36
Utah 25,860 $22,590 37
Kansas 39,880 $22,420 38
North Dakota 11,590 $22,140 39
Missouri 72,730 $22,100 40
South Carolina 43,310 $22,070 41
Guam 560 $22,010
South Dakota 10,500 $21,960 42
North Carolina 126,360 $21,950 43
Montana 10,960 $21,550 44
Texas 231,520 $21,480 45
Oklahoma 45,060 $21,030 46
Alabama 47,670 $20,320 47
Arkansas 31,320 $19,920 48
West Virginia 23,870 $19,550 49
Virgin Islands 350 $19,510
Mississippi 30,190 $19,010 50
Louisiana 49,440 $18,890 51
Puerto Rico 11,020 $16,130