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: Electronic equipment installers and repairers, motor vehicles

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State Jobs Average
Salary
Rank
Illinois 1,030 $42,070 1
Maryland 370 $39,820 2
Pennsylvania 870 $34,670 3
Virginia 630 $34,300 4
Connecticut 100 $33,440 5
Delaware 120 $33,380 6
Indiana 300 $33,300 7
Ohio 470 $33,280 8
Oklahoma 300 $32,620 9
Washington 620 $32,580 10
New York 760 $32,120 11
New Jersey 710 $32,090 12
Kentucky 330 $32,080 13
Wisconsin 390 $31,760 14
Texas 1,450 $31,750 15
Massachusetts 240 $31,570 16
Alaska 100 $31,400 17
Michigan 670 $30,780 18
California 3,070 $30,440 19
Minnesota 300 $30,280 20
Arizona 190 $30,140 21
Alabama 280 $29,950 22
Utah 120 $29,810 23
Iowa 210 $29,610 24
North Carolina 610 $29,050 25
Missouri 320 $28,950 26
Colorado 350 $28,250 27
South Carolina 370 $27,720 28
Oregon 380 $27,510 29
Georgia 420 $27,360 30
Mississippi 200 $26,820 31
Florida 1,580 $26,130 32
Tennessee 330 $25,940 33
Nebraska 120 $24,750 34