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 office and administrative support workers

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State Jobs Average
Salary
Rank
District of Columbia 5,140 $61,550 1
New Jersey 45,510 $51,950 2
Massachusetts 31,990 $51,940 3
New York 101,950 $51,850 4
Virginia 34,300 $51,500 5
Washington 27,310 $51,450 6
Delaware 4,500 $50,410 7
California 180,480 $50,230 8
Connecticut 21,340 $49,610 9
Illinois 50,730 $49,250 10
Maryland 26,060 $48,780 11
Michigan 32,720 $48,540 12
Pennsylvania 47,580 $48,210 13
Colorado 18,810 $47,980 14
Alaska 2,890 $47,940 15
Rhode Island 5,000 $47,180 16
Vermont 2,140 $46,770 17
Arizona 28,280 $46,530 18
Missouri 19,000 $46,240 19
Minnesota 27,420 $45,690 20
Oregon 13,970 $45,670 21
Texas 112,410 $45,050 22
Wisconsin 21,980 $45,030 23
Hawaii 7,710 $45,010 24
New Hampshire 8,010 $44,410 25
Florida 70,940 $44,260 26
Georgia 51,910 $44,210 27
Ohio 44,610 $44,090 28
Indiana 23,700 $43,570 29
Iowa 9,580 $43,220 30
Nevada 14,600 $42,890 31
Nebraska 6,300 $42,730 32
North Carolina 38,390 $42,500 33
Tennessee 29,220 $41,620 34
Mississippi 12,690 $41,350 35
South Carolina 18,910 $41,150 36
Alabama 22,170 $41,070 37
Guam 820 $41,060
South Dakota 3,040 $40,400 38
Utah 10,360 $40,200 39
Kansas 16,360 $40,090 40
North Dakota 2,810 $40,060 41
Virgin Islands 740 $39,550
New Mexico 6,430 $39,530 42.5
Idaho 6,560 $39,530 42.5
Kentucky 19,190 $39,470 44
Montana 2,980 $38,910 45
Maine 7,750 $38,840 46
Wyoming 1,950 $38,510 47
Oklahoma 13,780 $38,460 48
West Virginia 6,090 $38,200 49
Arkansas 12,400 $37,500 50
Louisiana 21,240 $35,470 51
Puerto Rico 12,800 $31,540