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: Cargo and freight agents

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State Jobs Average
Salary
Rank
Washington 2,160 $49,680 1
California 14,230 $44,980 2
Nebraska 500 $44,370 3
New Hampshire 210 $42,180 4
Minnesota 1,350 $42,160 5
South Dakota 240 $41,580 6
Missouri 1,360 $40,740 7
Virginia 1,420 $40,130 8
Massachusetts 1,170 $40,060 9
Georgia 1,750 $39,550 10
Arkansas 750 $39,430 11
Oklahoma 490 $38,280 12
Colorado 960 $38,210 13
Alabama 360 $38,070 14
New Jersey 2,680 $38,050 15
Tennessee 2,400 $37,680 16
South Carolina 520 $37,630 17
Indiana 1,740 $37,490 18
Kentucky 850 $37,460 19.5
New York 7,890 $37,460 19.5
Maine 100 $37,270 21
Alaska 450 $36,970 22
North Carolina 720 $36,750 23
Illinois 5,930 $36,390 24
Michigan 1,040 $36,370 25
Nevada 1,120 $35,790 26
Florida 7,860 $35,680 27
Montana 150 $34,990 28
Maryland 790 $34,960 29
Idaho 140 $34,740 30
Pennsylvania 3,830 $34,610 31
Arizona 1,190 $34,560 32
Texas 8,850 $34,460 33
Ohio 1,710 $33,570 34
New Mexico 260 $33,230 35
Mississippi 300 $32,880 36
Wisconsin 830 $31,710 37
Oregon 1,070 $31,700 38
Puerto Rico 580 $30,170
Vermont 210 $28,200 39
West Virginia 150 $26,180 40