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: Septic tank servicers and sewer pipe cleaners

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State Jobs Average
Salary
Rank
New Jersey 680 $42,620 1
Connecticut 440 $40,020 2
Rhode Island 180 $39,800 3
Illinois 960 $39,570 4
Utah 210 $39,330 5
Colorado 480 $38,170 6
New York 1,220 $38,090 7
Minnesota 330 $37,920 8
Washington 670 $37,900 9
California 1,930 $36,860 10
Massachusetts 570 $36,380 11
Oregon 240 $36,150 12
Wisconsin 610 $34,240 13
Nevada 100 $33,550 14
Maryland 200 $33,040 15
Michigan 1,190 $32,800 16
Pennsylvania 1,260 $32,790 17
Iowa 380 $32,120 18
Ohio 770 $31,290 19
Louisiana 730 $31,040 20
Maine 210 $30,220 21.5
Indiana 530 $30,220 21.5
Missouri 450 $29,820 23
Arizona 400 $29,640 24
New Hampshire 210 $28,950 25
North Carolina 530 $28,770 26
Oklahoma 230 $28,090 27
Nebraska 160 $28,030 28
West Virginia 230 $27,950 29
Virginia 410 $27,780 30
Idaho 100 $27,180 31
Georgia 710 $26,880 32
Alabama 280 $26,840 33
Florida 1,170 $26,720 34
Montana 140 $26,620 35
Arkansas 300 $26,530 36
Texas 770 $26,500 37
Tennessee 400 $25,950 38
South Carolina 550 $24,780 39
New Mexico 230 $23,630 40