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 non-retail sales workers

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State Jobs Average
Salary
Rank
New York 21,760 $101,500 1
New Jersey 11,820 $95,350 2
Virginia 7,700 $88,070 3
Minnesota 8,620 $86,350 4
Pennsylvania 10,160 $84,830 5
Illinois 13,080 $83,500 6
Maryland 4,800 $80,390 7
Connecticut 4,000 $79,960 8
Washington 7,230 $79,740 9
Massachusetts 6,720 $77,810 10
Colorado 4,380 $77,160 11
Michigan 9,340 $77,110 12
Wisconsin 4,770 $76,890 13
Missouri 2,770 $76,470 14
New Hampshire 2,060 $76,110 15
Delaware 700 $76,030 16
Ohio 11,980 $75,600 17
California 30,680 $75,230 18
Rhode Island 960 $73,880 19
District of Columbia 760 $73,690 20
Florida 19,420 $73,380 21
Texas 23,360 $73,080 22
Indiana 5,930 $72,000 23
Tennessee 5,370 $71,360 24
Nevada 1,900 $71,130 25
Oregon 4,240 $71,040 26
North Carolina 10,630 $70,360 27
South Dakota 880 $68,770 28
Nebraska 1,540 $67,410 29
Alabama 4,430 $67,260 30
Iowa 2,320 $67,050 31
Hawaii 1,210 $66,950 32
Kansas 2,850 $66,140 33
Utah 2,410 $65,750 34
Georgia 7,980 $65,610 35
Vermont 490 $64,180 36
Arizona 5,510 $62,760 37
West Virginia 1,230 $62,260 38
South Carolina 3,190 $61,300 39
Arkansas 1,870 $60,600 40
Mississippi 1,190 $57,750 41
Kentucky 4,500 $55,530 42
Idaho 1,050 $55,140 43
Oklahoma 1,650 $54,850 44
Louisiana 2,610 $53,410 45
New Mexico 1,280 $52,720 46
Alaska 260 $51,760 47
Maine 1,080 $50,160 48
Wyoming 160 $49,400 49
North Dakota 540 $48,520 50
Montana 360 $46,610 51
Puerto Rico 1,760 $41,100
Guam 110 $35,270