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: Personal care and service workers, all other

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State Jobs Average
Salary
Rank
New York 1,860 $27,160 1
California 3,680 $25,980 2
Massachusetts 1,290 $25,850 3
Nevada 1,780 $24,170 4
Illinois 5,420 $23,950 5
New Jersey 3,360 $23,710 6
Alaska 150 $23,650 7
Pennsylvania 1,950 $23,540 8
Minnesota 1,890 $23,170 9
Florida 8,710 $22,610 10
Wisconsin 950 $21,970 11
Michigan 2,820 $21,240 12
Oregon 1,020 $21,030 13
Washington 520 $20,530 14
Hawaii 950 $20,270 15
South Carolina 500 $20,200 16
Indiana 1,210 $19,960 17
Kansas 120 $19,690 18
Ohio 2,830 $19,650 19
Connecticut 610 $19,560 20
Montana 180 $19,550 21
New Hampshire 140 $19,470 22
Georgia 1,210 $19,420 23
Virginia 1,420 $19,290 24
Arizona 1,020 $19,120 25
Missouri 610 $18,870 26
Utah 400 $18,720 27
Maryland 1,970 $18,690 28
Idaho 110 $18,230 29
Oklahoma 140 $18,140 30
Louisiana 1,950 $17,920 31
Texas 1,880 $17,640 32
Tennessee 200 $17,620 33
Iowa 490 $17,460 34
Alabama 510 $17,120 35
North Carolina 1,360 $16,600 36
Puerto Rico 290 $16,120
New Mexico 160 $15,440 37
Arkansas 860 $15,400 38