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: Landscaping and groundskeeping workers

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State Jobs Average
Salary
Rank
District of Columbia 810 $29,490 1
Massachusetts 20,380 $29,130 2
Connecticut 12,990 $28,430 3
Washington 17,520 $26,970 4
Alaska 790 $26,480 5
New Jersey 29,270 $26,180 6
New York 42,720 $26,120 7
Rhode Island 3,450 $26,090 8
Hawaii 7,450 $25,970 9
Minnesota 13,790 $24,890 10
Colorado 19,430 $24,860 11
Vermont 2,220 $24,770 12
New Hampshire 4,830 $24,760 13
Delaware 3,110 $24,660 14
California 126,180 $24,570 15
Wisconsin 16,570 $24,020 16
Illinois 39,750 $23,920 17.5
Maryland 19,280 $23,920 17.5
Michigan 28,550 $23,690 19
Oregon 10,540 $23,560 20
Missouri 16,210 $23,520 21
Pennsylvania 34,630 $23,460 22
Nevada 14,370 $23,430 23
Idaho 5,820 $23,020 24
Virginia 27,530 $22,770 25
Maine 3,470 $22,690 26
Iowa 7,760 $22,570 27
Nebraska 5,780 $22,320 28
Wyoming 1,840 $22,140 29
Ohio 35,230 $21,980 30
Montana 3,420 $21,510 31
Indiana 17,530 $21,430 32
Georgia 25,970 $21,360 33
Utah 8,070 $21,270 34
Florida 86,550 $21,190 35
Tennessee 15,100 $21,140 36
Kentucky 8,670 $20,990 37
North Carolina 26,460 $20,930 38
Arizona 28,100 $20,710 39
Kansas 7,540 $20,480 40
North Dakota 2,170 $20,400 41
South Carolina 16,110 $20,340 42
South Dakota 1,630 $20,110 43
Alabama 9,630 $20,020 44
Oklahoma 7,340 $19,960 45
Virgin Islands 480 $19,760
Texas 59,380 $19,260 46
Arkansas 5,700 $19,030 47
New Mexico 5,320 $18,840 48
Louisiana 8,060 $18,760 49
Mississippi 5,480 $18,700 50
West Virginia 3,820 $17,540 51
Guam 360 $16,150
Puerto Rico 6,580 $15,020