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: First-line supervisors/managers of correctional officers

Click on state name to filter.
State Jobs Average
Salary
Rank
New Jersey 760 $85,380 1
California 4,930 $79,250 2
Nevada 170 $64,440 3
New York 4,020 $63,710 4
Illinois 640 $62,390 5
Washington 660 $62,080 6
Colorado 700 $60,360 7
Minnesota 620 $59,540 8
Iowa 320 $54,980 9
Pennsylvania 540 $54,010 10
Wisconsin 830 $53,930 11
Oregon 330 $53,830 12
Florida 1,560 $53,090 13
Virginia 2,040 $52,610 14
Maryland 380 $51,740 15
Wyoming 100 $47,260 16
Utah 260 $46,980 17
Oklahoma 710 $46,880 18.5
Alabama 360 $46,880 18.5
South Carolina 300 $46,270 20
West Virginia 110 $46,190 21
Arizona 1,260 $45,450 22
Georgia 1,160 $44,700 23
Kansas 350 $43,450 24
Tennessee 400 $42,630 25
Missouri 260 $42,100 26
Montana 120 $41,900 27
New Mexico 190 $41,790 28
Louisiana 1,550 $41,680 29
Idaho 100 $41,170 30
Nebraska 290 $41,120 31
North Carolina 800 $40,670 32
Texas 3,710 $38,740 33
Mississippi 520 $35,580 34