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 food preparation and serving workers

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State Jobs Average
Salary
Rank
Washington 13,020 $36,010 1
District of Columbia 2,110 $35,930 2
New Jersey 19,250 $35,830 3
Vermont 1,440 $33,800 4
Connecticut 8,110 $33,670 5
Rhode Island 2,490 $33,500 6
Massachusetts 16,010 $32,970 7
Missouri 11,900 $32,920 8
New Hampshire 3,250 $32,510 9
Florida 40,100 $32,470 10
Illinois 26,260 $32,400 11
Delaware 2,140 $32,120 12
Maryland 15,110 $32,100 13
Hawaii 4,960 $31,930 14
Alaska 950 $31,810 15
Virginia 21,210 $31,780 16
Pennsylvania 26,850 $31,310 17
Nevada 10,470 $30,490 18
Virgin Islands 370 $30,480
Colorado 12,480 $30,030 19
Michigan 24,540 $29,940 20
Oregon 10,020 $29,720 21
Arizona 15,920 $29,710 22
New York 42,310 $29,560 23
Wisconsin 14,690 $29,400 24
Utah 5,560 $29,080 25
South Carolina 11,420 $28,940 26
Ohio 30,440 $28,600 27
Indiana 17,960 $28,320 28
Georgia 26,660 $28,240 29
Iowa 7,660 $27,890 30
California 82,240 $27,560 31
North Carolina 28,820 $27,230 32
Minnesota 16,580 $26,980 33
Nebraska 4,810 $26,710 34
Maine 3,930 $26,700 35
North Dakota 2,250 $26,350 36
Montana 2,230 $25,900 37
Tennessee 17,440 $25,630 38
Louisiana 11,880 $25,500 39
South Dakota 2,150 $25,400 40
Texas 76,420 $25,320 41.5
Alabama 14,240 $25,320 41.5
Mississippi 8,130 $24,740 43
Wyoming 1,890 $24,610 44
Kansas 9,010 $24,520 45
Oklahoma 7,660 $24,430 46
West Virginia 4,620 $23,890 47
Arkansas 7,290 $23,820 48
New Mexico 5,290 $23,710 49
Kentucky 13,940 $23,640 50
Idaho 3,240 $22,820 51
Guam 370 $22,510
Puerto Rico 5,260 $20,130