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: New accounts clerks

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State Jobs Average
Salary
Rank
District of Columbia 110 $38,780 1
Massachusetts 1,490 $34,140 2
California 7,360 $33,400 3
Maryland 1,790 $33,360 4
Arizona 860 $32,750 5
New York 7,350 $31,430 6
Delaware 320 $31,350 7
Illinois 5,260 $31,310 8
Washington 2,810 $30,890 9
Alaska 110 $30,850 10
Connecticut 430 $30,700 11
Colorado 1,620 $30,510 12
Minnesota 2,330 $30,430 13
Nevada 390 $29,640 14
New Jersey 1,360 $29,540 15
Oregon 860 $29,530 16
Virginia 1,890 $29,460 17
Texas 7,010 $29,410 18
Ohio 3,040 $29,200 19
Vermont 180 $29,100 20
North Carolina 1,850 $29,030 21
Wisconsin 1,900 $28,980 22
Hawaii 290 $28,420 23
Michigan 1,620 $28,410 24
Florida 5,480 $28,290 25
South Carolina 1,150 $28,050 26
Iowa 400 $27,810 27
Georgia 3,880 $27,800 28
Utah 920 $27,680 29
New Hampshire 470 $27,650 30
Tennessee 1,250 $27,200 31
Kentucky 580 $26,960 32
Kansas 800 $26,820 33
Maine 220 $26,580 34
West Virginia 680 $26,530 35
Pennsylvania 2,550 $26,410 36
New Mexico 640 $26,350 37
North Dakota 140 $26,270 38
Indiana 1,150 $26,200 39
Missouri 1,610 $26,100 40
Oklahoma 1,080 $25,770 41
Wyoming 200 $25,650 42
Mississippi 680 $25,490 43
Montana 360 $25,460 44
Arkansas 920 $25,150 45
Idaho 270 $24,580 46
Alabama 840 $24,430 47
Louisiana 790 $24,060 48
Puerto Rico 1,190 $21,060