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: Shipping, receiving, and traffic clerks

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State Jobs Average
Salary
Rank
Alaska 1,240 $35,000 1
District of Columbia 1,000 $34,660 2
Connecticut 8,620 $30,820 3
Massachusetts 18,640 $30,800 4
Washington 15,510 $30,660 5
Michigan 21,550 $30,280 6
New Jersey 26,860 $30,260 7
Minnesota 14,760 $30,100 8
Nevada 6,340 $29,810 9
Rhode Island 2,960 $29,240 10
California 106,390 $28,760 11
Oregon 9,700 $28,570 12
West Virginia 2,160 $28,550 13
Ohio 37,410 $28,290 14.5
Maryland 11,160 $28,290 14.5
Hawaii 2,750 $28,280 16
New Hampshire 3,890 $28,260 17
Wisconsin 17,820 $28,000 18.5
Pennsylvania 31,530 $28,000 18.5
Illinois 37,720 $27,990 20
Vermont 1,530 $27,730 21
Guam 190 $27,730
Colorado 9,650 $27,720 22
Virginia 18,650 $27,690 23
Kansas 7,130 $27,500 24
New York 41,190 $27,390 25
Kentucky 11,130 $27,180 26
Indiana 18,510 $27,140 27.5
Nebraska 4,130 $27,140 27.5
Delaware 1,830 $27,110 29
Wyoming 750 $26,890 30
South Carolina 10,300 $26,650 31
Iowa 6,640 $26,620 32
Georgia 20,670 $26,610 33
Maine 2,700 $26,320 34
North Carolina 23,150 $26,310 35
Missouri 15,010 $26,270 36
Tennessee 20,170 $26,080 37
Oklahoma 7,210 $25,580 38
Florida 39,610 $25,530 39
Alabama 8,990 $25,480 40
Louisiana 7,440 $25,420 41
Utah 6,480 $25,200 42
North Dakota 1,530 $25,180 43
Texas 54,870 $25,120 44
Montana 1,330 $25,000 45
South Dakota 820 $24,970 46
Idaho 2,460 $24,600 47
Arkansas 6,180 $24,510 48
New Mexico 2,300 $24,450 49
Mississippi 7,760 $23,590 50
Puerto Rico 3,830 $21,440
Virgin Islands 150 $21,290