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).

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Occupation Selected: Billing and posting clerks and machine operators

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State Jobs Average
Salary
Rank
District of Columbia 1,600 $37,730 1
Connecticut 7,760 $35,470 2
Alaska 1,190 $35,100 3
New Jersey 21,980 $33,920 4
Massachusetts 13,770 $32,880 5
California 56,480 $32,810 6
New York 31,330 $32,620 7
Maryland 8,270 $32,600 8
Minnesota 8,950 $32,240 9
Delaware 1,870 $32,230 10
Washington 12,460 $31,960 11
Colorado 7,600 $31,730 12
Michigan 17,610 $31,660 13
Illinois 22,150 $31,140 14
Oregon 5,040 $30,910 15
Hawaii 2,350 $30,810 16
Nevada 3,330 $30,760 17
Rhode Island 2,220 $30,690 18
New Hampshire 1,910 $30,280 19
Virginia 12,670 $29,980 20
Arizona 9,450 $29,660 21
Wisconsin 10,150 $29,250 22
Georgia 14,270 $28,940 23
Kansas 5,500 $28,750 24
North Carolina 14,660 $28,740 25
Pennsylvania 24,120 $28,710 26
Vermont 1,270 $28,560 27
Florida 28,580 $28,440 28
Ohio 25,910 $28,280 29
Indiana 11,470 $28,120 30
Iowa 5,370 $27,950 31
Texas 38,120 $27,870 32
Utah 4,400 $27,810 33
Missouri 10,020 $27,620 34
Nebraska 2,780 $27,580 35
Tennessee 10,360 $27,330 36
Idaho 2,180 $27,150 37
South Carolina 7,150 $27,090 38
Kentucky 10,690 $27,010 39
North Dakota 990 $26,680 40
Maine 1,980 $26,370 41
Oklahoma 7,200 $25,680 42
New Mexico 1,970 $25,620 43
Alabama 7,170 $25,580 44
Wyoming 610 $25,210 45
Louisiana 6,010 $25,180 46
Mississippi 3,970 $25,050 47
Montana 2,060 $24,550 48
Arkansas 3,780 $24,270 49
West Virginia 3,270 $24,100 50
South Dakota 1,710 $22,780 51
Guam 220 $22,220
Puerto Rico 4,020 $16,830