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 retail sales workers

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State Jobs Average
Salary
Rank
Washington 20,310 $48,410 1
New Jersey 30,920 $46,190 2
Florida 61,450 $44,440 3
Vermont 2,320 $43,250 4
Connecticut 14,440 $42,680 5
New York 51,930 $42,410 6
Maryland 22,540 $41,450 7
Delaware 3,140 $41,300 8
Pennsylvania 37,450 $41,220 9
Massachusetts 25,630 $41,160 10
District of Columbia 2,130 $41,100 11
Illinois 43,860 $40,980 12
Colorado 16,650 $40,880 13
Michigan 34,880 $40,420 14
Virginia 31,800 $40,400 15
California 125,210 $39,850 16
Missouri 15,860 $39,600 17
Oregon 14,290 $39,500 18
Arizona 22,140 $39,360 19
Alaska 2,320 $39,110 20.5
Hawaii 6,370 $39,110 20.5
Rhode Island 3,680 $38,840 22
Wisconsin 19,060 $38,600 23
Indiana 24,420 $38,360 24
South Dakota 2,980 $38,100 25
Nebraska 5,530 $37,930 26
Nevada 12,900 $37,710 27
New Hampshire 8,220 $37,550 28
Tennessee 26,450 $37,270 29.5
South Carolina 17,600 $37,270 29.5
Texas 92,250 $37,220 31
Iowa 11,940 $37,090 32
Ohio 43,480 $36,920 33
Idaho 5,790 $36,100 34
Utah 8,970 $35,900 35
Minnesota 21,580 $35,890 36
Virgin Islands 570 $35,090
New Mexico 8,340 $35,070 37
North Carolina 44,740 $34,800 38
Kansas 13,320 $34,570 39
Georgia 39,450 $34,050 40
Alabama 22,930 $33,590 41
Maine 6,770 $33,370 42
West Virginia 5,860 $33,260 43
North Dakota 2,610 $33,120 44
Arkansas 11,610 $32,660 45
Louisiana 16,490 $32,540 46
Mississippi 12,910 $32,340 47
Oklahoma 11,640 $32,330 48
Montana 2,770 $32,280 49
Kentucky 19,120 $32,010 50
Wyoming 2,710 $31,780 51
Guam 680 $31,210
Puerto Rico 11,670 $25,650