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: Electrical and electronic equipment assemblers

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State Jobs Average
Salary
Rank
Massachusetts 7,230 $32,370 1
Washington 5,100 $31,680 2
Maryland 1,350 $31,220 3
Arkansas 1,410 $30,040 4
South Carolina 2,450 $29,790 5
Michigan 5,060 $29,130 6
New York 12,940 $29,080 7
Alabama 3,240 $29,070 8
Ohio 8,490 $28,760 9
Virginia 4,250 $28,680 10
Oklahoma 1,720 $28,640 11
Connecticut 4,060 $28,350 12
Wisconsin 6,130 $28,330 13
Pennsylvania 10,370 $28,260 14
Kansas 2,620 $28,190 15
California 24,970 $27,990 16
Delaware 140 $27,940 17
New Hampshire 2,660 $27,850 18
Minnesota 6,050 $27,830 19
North Carolina 5,470 $27,780 20
Arizona 5,280 $27,750 21
New Jersey 6,230 $27,610 22
Oregon 6,970 $27,270 23
Louisiana 820 $27,250 24
Nebraska 1,680 $27,170 25
Texas 18,570 $27,000 26
Mississippi 1,610 $26,630 27
Kentucky 1,660 $26,620 28
Georgia 2,500 $26,210 29
Rhode Island 600 $26,140 30
Colorado 4,520 $25,980 31
Missouri 4,670 $25,750 32
Nevada 780 $25,730 33
North Dakota 310 $25,350 34
Illinois 8,170 $25,160 35
Iowa 900 $24,660 36
Tennessee 4,150 $24,310 37
Montana 350 $24,230 38
Florida 12,980 $24,190 39
New Mexico 630 $23,950 40
Indiana 5,840 $23,910 41
West Virginia 450 $23,510 42
Idaho 520 $23,480 43
Utah 1,480 $23,240 44
South Dakota 1,750 $22,300 45
Maine 830 $20,890 46
Puerto Rico 4,480 $15,270