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).

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Occupation Selected: Medical equipment repairers

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State Jobs Average
Salary
Rank
California 3,610 $54,820 1
Minnesota 920 $51,330 2
Utah 540 $50,740 3
South Dakota 120 $50,200 4
Nebraska 170 $48,180 5
Iowa 450 $47,130 6.5
Colorado 1,010 $47,130 6.5
Oregon 410 $46,950 8
Wisconsin 560 $46,210 9
Ohio 1,120 $45,720 10
Connecticut 410 $45,180 11
North Carolina 600 $44,860 12
Louisiana 300 $44,670 13
Michigan 1,130 $44,620 14
New York 2,050 $44,450 15
New Jersey 790 $43,930 16
Virginia 510 $43,570 17
Pennsylvania 1,510 $43,370 18
Washington 900 $42,960 19
Missouri 810 $42,010 20
Massachusetts 1,120 $41,820 21
Illinois 880 $41,490 22
New Hampshire 350 $41,400 23
North Dakota 110 $41,170 24
Rhode Island 100 $40,670 25
Maryland 540 $40,620 26
Indiana 990 $39,660 27
Tennessee 640 $39,640 28
Oklahoma 230 $38,970 29
Kentucky 650 $37,040 30
Florida 2,200 $36,740 31
Texas 2,840 $36,570 32
Alabama 360 $36,240 33
Arkansas 120 $36,000 34
Georgia 830 $35,040 35
Arizona 310 $33,780 36
Mississippi 320 $33,230 37
West Virginia 150 $32,570 38
Puerto Rico 180 $26,530
New Mexico 280 $22,260 39