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: Massage therapists

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State Jobs Average
Salary
Rank
Washington 1,440 $58,060 1
Connecticut 540 $48,150 2
Alaska 150 $48,120 3
New Jersey 1,200 $48,070 4
Hawaii 730 $47,770 5
New Hampshire 250 $47,580 6
Vermont 130 $46,520 7
Massachusetts 760 $46,140 8
New York 2,140 $45,830 9
Oregon 570 $45,810 10
Ohio 1,500 $45,250 11
Illinois 1,790 $40,930 12
Colorado 1,280 $40,850 13
Arkansas 200 $40,080 14
Virginia 570 $39,000 15
California 7,110 $38,640 16
Nebraska 120 $37,420 17
Indiana 680 $36,850 18
Wyoming 140 $34,930 19
Tennessee 520 $34,900 20
South Carolina 230 $34,860 21
Alabama 170 $34,690 22
Arizona 1,180 $34,450 23
Florida 4,310 $34,440 24
West Virginia 180 $33,930 25
Nevada 920 $33,590 26
Missouri 650 $33,360 27
Maine 150 $33,190 28
Louisiana 150 $32,460 29
North Carolina 620 $32,090 30
Utah 470 $31,830 31
Wisconsin 860 $31,610 32
New Mexico 380 $31,600 33
Iowa 180 $31,530 34
Idaho 230 $30,850 35
Maryland 1,120 $30,330 36
Kansas 370 $29,740 37
Pennsylvania 770 $29,610 38
Texas 2,440 $28,790 39
Oklahoma 210 $28,560 40
Georgia 980 $28,540 41
Kentucky 220 $26,400 42