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: Dispatchers, except police, fire, and ambulance

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State Jobs Average
Salary
Rank
Alaska 550 $42,450 1
Massachusetts 3,570 $39,980 2
Washington 3,620 $39,960 3
Minnesota 3,220 $38,980 4
New Jersey 5,820 $38,400 5
Illinois 8,610 $37,390 6
Connecticut 2,210 $36,690 7
Michigan 4,830 $36,680 8
California 21,960 $36,420 9
Nebraska 1,660 $36,180 10
Wyoming 280 $35,740 11
Wisconsin 3,370 $34,920 12
Colorado 3,050 $34,780 13
Oregon 2,480 $34,750 14
Vermont 500 $34,740 15
Ohio 6,880 $34,470 16
Pennsylvania 6,770 $34,400 17
Delaware 400 $34,370 18
Maryland 3,440 $34,350 19
Texas 15,800 $34,290 20
District of Columbia 270 $33,920 21
Kansas 1,540 $33,780 22
Maine 770 $33,730 23
North Dakota 470 $33,690 24
Indiana 4,270 $33,580 25
Virginia 4,300 $33,570 26
Tennessee 4,670 $33,550 27
Georgia 6,880 $33,500 28
New York 12,120 $33,440 29
Idaho 640 $33,100 30
Arkansas 1,730 $33,090 31
Utah 1,260 $33,000 32
New Hampshire 660 $32,970 33
Rhode Island 650 $32,660 34
Missouri 4,700 $32,610 35
Arizona 3,820 $32,520 36.5
Hawaii 1,020 $32,520 36.5
Iowa 1,860 $32,090 38
North Carolina 4,850 $31,990 39
Kentucky 2,670 $31,800 40.5
South Carolina 2,360 $31,800 40.5
Louisiana 4,680 $31,730 42
Nevada 2,050 $31,710 43
Alabama 2,130 $31,640 44
New Mexico 800 $31,600 45
Montana 610 $31,440 46
Oklahoma 2,150 $31,270 47
Florida 9,610 $31,230 48
Mississippi 1,680 $29,270 49
West Virginia 730 $28,700 50
South Dakota 430 $26,890 51
Guam 160 $25,150
Puerto Rico 980 $18,830