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: Forest and conservation workers

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State Jobs Average
Salary
Rank
Massachusetts 160 $39,090 1
Illinois 130 $37,770 2
Wisconsin 150 $31,860 3
Louisiana 520 $31,700 4
Idaho 120 $30,090 5
New Mexico 140 $29,710 6
Hawaii 100 $29,170 7
South Carolina 200 $24,740 8
Oregon 520 $24,670 9
New Jersey 1,080 $24,460 10
California 1,300 $22,730 11
Tennessee 200 $22,460 12
Iowa 180 $22,350 13
South Dakota 370 $22,050 14
North Dakota 120 $21,510 15
Washington 580 $19,550 16
Georgia 190 $16,550 17