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: Electrical and electronics installers and repairers, transportation equipment

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State Jobs Average
Salary
Rank
Maryland 690 $54,140 1
Washington 780 $54,130 2
California 1,570 $48,460 3
Nebraska 720 $48,270 4
Connecticut 120 $47,970 5
Colorado 170 $47,870 6
Oregon 210 $47,780 7
Mississippi 100 $47,640 8
Michigan 240 $46,670 9
New Mexico 210 $45,360 10
Illinois 750 $44,460 11
Pennsylvania 1,160 $43,610 12
Tennessee 630 $43,390 13
New Jersey 730 $43,180 14
Missouri 510 $42,790 15
Wisconsin 270 $42,230 16
Massachusetts 200 $41,810 17
Utah 190 $40,250 18
Florida 1,470 $40,200 19
North Carolina 270 $40,060 20
Indiana 300 $39,980 21
Louisiana 540 $39,100 22
Iowa 140 $39,000 23
Texas 1,540 $38,280 24
Maine 160 $38,000 25
West Virginia 120 $36,900 26
Ohio 790 $36,760 27
South Carolina 370 $36,250 28
Georgia 1,130 $34,850 29
Arizona 110 $34,230 30
Oklahoma 190 $32,760 31