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 support workers, all other

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State Jobs Average
Salary
Rank
District of Columbia 410 $40,280 1
Alaska 670 $34,890 2
Connecticut 2,290 $33,370 3
Delaware 370 $33,330 4
Massachusetts 3,360 $32,490 5
New York 12,890 $32,480 6
Nevada 2,110 $31,780 7
Wyoming 370 $30,720 8
California 29,690 $30,490 9
Maryland 3,330 $30,440 10
Minnesota 4,570 $30,420 11
Colorado 1,980 $30,410 12
New Jersey 7,330 $29,530 13.5
Rhode Island 950 $29,530 13.5
Hawaii 1,180 $29,130 15
Oregon 2,800 $29,050 16
Virginia 3,890 $28,700 17
New Hampshire 850 $28,360 18
West Virginia 550 $28,020 19
Georgia 3,950 $27,890 20
Pennsylvania 7,450 $27,270 21
Missouri 2,380 $27,190 22
Illinois 9,550 $27,110 23
Tennessee 2,240 $26,190 24
Texas 7,960 $26,090 25
Wisconsin 7,560 $25,930 26
Arizona 2,630 $25,840 27
Florida 9,020 $25,820 28
Vermont 340 $25,690 29
Maine 530 $25,670 30
Indiana 3,080 $25,520 31
Ohio 8,920 $25,310 32
New Mexico 1,390 $25,240 33
Kentucky 2,810 $25,210 34
North Carolina 7,750 $24,990 35
Idaho 600 $24,940 36
Mississippi 820 $24,830 37
Oklahoma 1,340 $24,730 38
Kansas 1,020 $24,650 39.5
Utah 980 $24,650 39.5
North Dakota 470 $24,070 41
Montana 440 $23,680 42
Alabama 1,770 $23,190 43
Iowa 2,380 $22,950 44
Louisiana 2,650 $22,510 45
Arkansas 1,380 $22,470 46