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 repairers, powerhouse, substation, and relay

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State Jobs Average
Salary
Rank
Wisconsin 360 $64,710 1
Utah 200 $63,610 2
Oregon 370 $63,450 3
New York 1,730 $62,920 4
Hawaii 110 $62,230 5
Maryland 410 $62,180 6
Illinois 190 $62,060 7
Arizona 150 $61,170 8
Washington 470 $60,570 9
North Dakota 190 $60,240 10
Michigan 1,650 $59,990 11
Connecticut 300 $59,940 12
Missouri 360 $59,930 13
Nebraska 270 $59,760 14
Texas 1,220 $58,760 15
Colorado 380 $58,740 16
Kentucky 210 $58,460 17
New Jersey 560 $58,450 18
Kansas 330 $58,430 19
Minnesota 260 $57,820 20
Pennsylvania 820 $57,420 21
Vermont 150 $56,730 22
Louisiana 170 $55,410 23
Ohio 960 $54,990 24
New Mexico 200 $54,920 25
Florida 1,290 $54,670 26
Indiana 560 $54,520 27
California 1,000 $53,560 28
Alabama 480 $53,190 29
West Virginia 390 $51,660 30
Mississippi 200 $50,510 31
Georgia 1,080 $50,300 32
Arkansas 150 $49,040 33
Oklahoma 510 $46,400 34
Tennessee 590 $44,380 35
Puerto Rico 240 $33,200