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: Motorcycle mechanics

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State Jobs Average
Salary
Rank
Nevada 100 $39,640 1
California 1,740 $39,600 2
Florida 920 $35,480 3
Texas 1,070 $35,460 4
Washington 340 $35,370 5
New Hampshire 200 $35,180 6
Connecticut 200 $35,110 7
Colorado 350 $35,100 8
Maryland 170 $34,930 9
Oklahoma 220 $33,950 10
Massachusetts 280 $33,350 11
Georgia 350 $33,240 12
Virginia 420 $32,890 13
Michigan 370 $32,820 14
Wisconsin 540 $32,280 15
Minnesota 420 $32,080 16
Utah 250 $31,620 17
Missouri 560 $31,520 18
New Jersey 200 $31,500 19
Illinois 740 $31,360 20
Pennsylvania 770 $30,840 21
Maine 100 $30,010 22
North Carolina 460 $29,640 23
Oregon 310 $29,630 24
South Carolina 270 $29,620 25
Mississippi 120 $28,690 26
Kansas 210 $28,640 27
Alabama 340 $28,510 28
New York 730 $28,390 29
Arizona 430 $28,160 30
Ohio 560 $28,110 31
Indiana 370 $28,080 32
Kentucky 180 $27,760 33
Louisiana 250 $27,730 34
Arkansas 180 $27,690 35
Tennessee 400 $27,430 36
Wyoming 100 $27,410 37
Montana 110 $26,980 38
Iowa 370 $25,510 39
Nebraska 210 $25,190 40
West Virginia 210 $21,540 41