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: Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

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State Jobs Average
Salary
Rank
Alaska 700 $35,200 1
Maine 2,900 $29,570 2
Oregon 12,810 $28,690 3
Delaware 930 $28,140 4
Washington 15,780 $28,100 5
Minnesota 4,300 $28,040 6
Montana 2,560 $27,930 7
Iowa 4,510 $27,800 8.5
Wyoming 430 $27,800 8.5
Louisiana 5,220 $27,590 10
Virginia 5,880 $27,360 11
Kansas 2,260 $27,290 12
Illinois 5,000 $27,130 13
Connecticut 1,040 $27,090 14
Alabama 7,130 $27,070 15
Indiana 2,760 $27,030 16
Wisconsin 4,970 $26,880 17
New Hampshire 840 $26,610 18
Vermont 890 $26,330 19
Mississippi 5,330 $26,250 20
New Jersey 4,620 $26,120 21.5
Idaho 6,520 $26,120 21.5
Arkansas 6,600 $26,040 23
South Carolina 4,720 $25,820 24
Hawaii 1,070 $25,510 25.5
Nebraska 2,860 $25,510 25.5
Michigan 5,770 $25,010 27
North Dakota 1,140 $24,760 28
New York 7,420 $24,560 29
Pennsylvania 5,720 $24,530 30.5
Maryland 2,530 $24,530 30.5
Rhode Island 210 $24,420 32
Ohio 6,190 $24,380 33
Nevada 790 $24,240 34
North Carolina 8,270 $23,700 35
Massachusetts 2,900 $23,630 36
Tennessee 4,120 $23,620 37
South Dakota 1,450 $23,300 38
Missouri 4,550 $23,190 39
Georgia 13,470 $23,050 40
Kentucky 4,510 $22,780 41
West Virginia 1,710 $22,750 42
Colorado 3,450 $22,450 43
Oklahoma 4,980 $22,140 44
Utah 1,280 $22,130 45
Florida 38,740 $19,740 46
Texas 17,650 $18,860 47
California 182,520 $18,740 48
Arizona 13,760 $17,880 49
Puerto Rico 1,710 $17,380
New Mexico 4,250 $16,060 50