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: Procurement clerks

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State Jobs Average
Salary
Rank
District of Columbia 440 $41,990 1
Alaska 310 $41,870 2
Connecticut 820 $40,410 3
Delaware 230 $38,790 4
Hawaii 360 $37,660 5
Virginia 2,760 $37,280 6
New Jersey 2,690 $36,570 7
California 6,390 $36,560 8
Maryland 1,810 $36,540 9
Massachusetts 1,980 $36,290 10
Colorado 1,310 $35,380 11
Washington 1,730 $35,100 12
Pennsylvania 3,180 $34,990 13
Illinois 2,560 $34,690 14
New York 4,920 $34,350 15
Vermont 330 $34,260 16
New Mexico 450 $34,170 17
Maine 290 $34,140 18
Oregon 590 $34,130 19
Arizona 1,140 $33,910 20
Michigan 1,960 $33,870 21
Rhode Island 470 $33,340 22
Oklahoma 1,310 $33,290 23
North Carolina 1,500 $32,940 24
Georgia 2,810 $32,630 25
Kentucky 800 $32,450 26
Nevada 770 $31,980 27
Mississippi 530 $31,940 28
New Hampshire 640 $31,870 29
Texas 6,300 $31,800 30
Wisconsin 1,620 $31,760 31
Ohio 3,110 $31,750 32
Wyoming 130 $31,600 33
Alabama 1,190 $31,580 34
Minnesota 1,830 $31,390 35
North Dakota 220 $31,370 36
Utah 920 $31,330 37
Tennessee 1,150 $31,110 38
Iowa 620 $31,040 39
Florida 3,530 $30,660 40
Kansas 840 $30,540 41
Montana 260 $30,340 42
Nebraska 710 $30,210 43
Indiana 1,430 $30,190 44
West Virginia 260 $29,840 45
South Carolina 1,150 $29,750 46
Louisiana 820 $29,460 47
Missouri 1,670 $28,580 48
South Dakota 280 $27,750 49
Puerto Rico 600 $21,020