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: Office machine operators, except computer

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State Jobs Average
Salary
Rank
District of Columbia 1,000 $28,960 1
Maryland 1,660 $28,590 2
California 13,230 $28,370 3
Connecticut 1,370 $28,140 4
Delaware 220 $27,610 5
Arizona 1,570 $27,230 6
Vermont 140 $26,970 7
Massachusetts 2,420 $26,960 8
Colorado 2,060 $26,780 9
Ohio 3,220 $26,740 10
New Hampshire 530 $26,710 11
Oregon 920 $26,600 12
Washington 2,140 $26,490 13
Minnesota 2,400 $26,410 14
Utah 720 $26,390 15
Oklahoma 600 $26,310 16
Virginia 2,640 $26,230 17
Wisconsin 1,820 $26,220 18
Illinois 4,700 $26,080 19
New York 7,610 $26,050 20
Michigan 1,940 $26,040 21
New Jersey 2,380 $25,980 22
Louisiana 500 $25,770 23
Missouri 4,000 $25,690 24
Nevada 560 $25,490 25
Texas 8,740 $25,250 26
Kansas 500 $25,190 27
North Carolina 1,680 $25,160 28
Rhode Island 380 $25,030 29
Indiana 1,310 $24,850 30
Arkansas 410 $24,710 31
Tennessee 1,250 $24,520 32
Montana 320 $24,300 33
North Dakota 120 $24,260 34
Pennsylvania 5,220 $24,160 35
Nebraska 730 $24,030 36
Florida 3,950 $23,910 37
Iowa 890 $23,400 38
Maine 300 $23,210 39
Hawaii 400 $22,770 40
Georgia 1,820 $22,560 41
West Virginia 180 $22,390 42
Puerto Rico 280 $21,370
South Dakota 120 $21,240 43
South Carolina 190 $21,100 44
Mississippi 510 $20,770 45
Alabama 780 $20,110 46