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: Order clerks

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State Jobs Average
Salary
Rank
District of Columbia 920 $34,660 1
Massachusetts 5,120 $33,580 2.5
New Jersey 10,380 $33,580 2.5
Idaho 1,050 $32,160 4
Washington 4,680 $31,870 5
Connecticut 3,300 $31,580 6
Michigan 5,830 $31,100 7
Maryland 3,560 $31,080 8
Minnesota 5,440 $31,030 9
California 42,580 $29,810 10
Iowa 2,620 $29,370 11
Delaware 520 $29,260 12
Pennsylvania 11,620 $28,990 13
Colorado 6,330 $28,980 14
Oregon 3,190 $28,940 15
New York 10,680 $28,930 16
Virginia 6,370 $28,820 17
North Carolina 6,830 $28,510 18
Illinois 12,250 $28,440 19
New Hampshire 1,330 $27,850 20
Ohio 8,650 $27,800 21
Wisconsin 8,150 $27,790 22
Rhode Island 800 $27,740 23
Nevada 1,730 $27,570 24
Indiana 5,640 $27,320 25.5
Vermont 1,260 $27,320 25.5
Hawaii 860 $27,210 27
Utah 4,400 $27,180 28
South Carolina 2,410 $26,850 29
Arizona 5,230 $26,840 30
Texas 16,700 $26,610 31
Georgia 6,860 $26,520 32
North Dakota 410 $26,180 33
Kentucky 3,090 $25,110 34.5
Florida 14,960 $25,110 34.5
Missouri 7,130 $25,050 36
Tennessee 5,120 $24,510 37
Louisiana 1,940 $24,400 38
Oklahoma 2,550 $24,360 39
Kansas 4,330 $24,250 40
New Mexico 960 $23,850 41
Alabama 3,180 $23,780 42
Montana 600 $23,470 43
Mississippi 1,580 $23,400 44
West Virginia 940 $23,230 45
Arkansas 1,560 $22,810 46
Wyoming 400 $22,290 47
South Dakota 570 $22,160 48
Nebraska 3,050 $21,110 49
Puerto Rico 650 $18,500