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: Helpers--brickmasons, blockmasons, stonemasons, and tile and marble setters

Click on state name to filter.
State Jobs Average
Salary
Rank
Massachusetts 1,180 $42,810 1
New York 1,540 $41,350 2
Illinois 1,820 $41,110 3
Connecticut 550 $37,150 4
Washington 750 $36,660 5
Rhode Island 150 $34,370 6
Missouri 1,140 $34,300 7
New Jersey 1,250 $33,410 8
Minnesota 930 $33,310 9
Michigan 1,640 $33,040 10
New Hampshire 230 $32,170 11
Indiana 1,370 $32,000 12
Ohio 1,030 $31,100 13
Wisconsin 380 $30,510 14
Montana 140 $30,220 15
Oregon 610 $29,900 16
Iowa 300 $29,490 17
California 9,510 $28,920 18
Pennsylvania 1,960 $28,820 19.5
Nevada 3,230 $28,820 19.5
Idaho 390 $28,690 21
Colorado 1,370 $28,650 22
Nebraska 380 $27,880 23
Wyoming 150 $27,810 24
Maryland 1,360 $27,300 25
Kentucky 770 $26,560 26
Kansas 570 $26,290 27
North Dakota 140 $25,820 28
Virginia 4,330 $25,350 29
Oklahoma 530 $24,450 30
Florida 4,590 $24,300 31
Tennessee 1,000 $23,380 32
Louisiana 690 $22,970 33
Arizona 1,780 $22,740 34
Georgia 900 $22,660 35
Utah 1,410 $22,600 36
North Carolina 2,460 $22,170 37
South Carolina 1,440 $21,940 38
Texas 4,790 $21,540 39
South Dakota 250 $21,530 40
New Mexico 460 $21,280 41
Arkansas 590 $20,820 42
Alabama 800 $20,400 43
Mississippi 420 $20,010 44
West Virginia 370 $19,660 45
Puerto Rico 340 $14,850