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 fire fighting and prevention workers

Click on state name to filter.
State Jobs Average
Salary
Rank
New Jersey 1,370 $88,240 1
California 6,510 $85,670 2
Illinois 1,500 $75,840 3
Washington 1,790 $75,010 4
Florida 2,360 $70,550 5
Maryland 1,260 $70,010 6
Missouri 1,150 $69,370 7
Connecticut 950 $69,190 8
Massachusetts 1,770 $67,760 9
Nevada 580 $67,680 10
Colorado 730 $66,930 11
Virginia 1,720 $65,760 12
Hawaii 460 $65,080 13
Oregon 890 $64,990 14
Alaska 190 $64,910 15
Michigan 1,230 $61,520 16
Texas 1,190 $61,270 17
Utah 370 $59,330 18
Pennsylvania 1,080 $58,000 19
New Hampshire 350 $57,520 20
Arizona 1,760 $57,240 21
Ohio 2,780 $56,490 22
Georgia 2,230 $56,210 23
Idaho 330 $55,650 24
Wisconsin 600 $55,070 25
Indiana 890 $53,600 26
Kansas 710 $53,360 27
Minnesota 580 $53,010 28
North Carolina 1,660 $52,040 29
Oklahoma 830 $51,330 30
Montana 170 $51,260 31
Tennessee 900 $51,040 32
Arkansas 270 $50,460 33
Alabama 540 $50,010 34
Iowa 280 $48,080 35
Kentucky 990 $47,100 36
New Mexico 270 $46,060 37
Louisiana 1,140 $45,680 38
South Carolina 590 $45,400 39
West Virginia 100 $41,000 40
Maine 230 $40,580 41
Mississippi 790 $39,810 42