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: Door-to-door sales workers, news and street vendors, and related workers

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State Jobs Average
Salary
Rank
Connecticut 110 $53,100 1
Michigan 220 $31,000 2
New York 1,090 $30,040 3
Oklahoma 280 $29,900 4
Pennsylvania 440 $28,690 5
South Carolina 150 $28,660 6
Colorado 100 $27,770 7
Oregon 390 $27,240 8
Ohio 300 $26,080 9
Texas 140 $25,510 10
Montana 120 $24,770 11
New Jersey 130 $24,640 12
Tennessee 180 $24,560 13
Iowa 150 $23,520 14
Virginia 590 $21,800 15
California 1,780 $21,320 16
Missouri 330 $19,310 17
Wisconsin 220 $17,980 18
Indiana 210 $17,910 19