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: Tailors, dressmakers, and custom sewers

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State Jobs Average
Salary
Rank
New York 2,290 $31,260 1
Minnesota 700 $28,370 2
Washington 540 $28,090 3
Arizona 280 $27,820 4
California 3,550 $27,260 5
Nevada 310 $27,220 6
Connecticut 450 $26,240 7
Pennsylvania 1,030 $26,000 8
Wisconsin 730 $25,490 9
Oklahoma 190 $25,170 10
Oregon 250 $25,160 11
Colorado 460 $25,090 12
Massachusetts 690 $25,040 13
Kentucky 200 $24,850 14
Illinois 1,040 $24,770 15
Ohio 1,020 $24,710 16
Michigan 1,760 $24,690 17
New Jersey 1,610 $24,160 18
Florida 2,000 $24,050 19
Maryland 970 $23,120 20
Texas 2,310 $22,940 21
Virginia 1,200 $22,700 22
Maine 160 $22,620 23
Tennessee 500 $21,820 24
Indiana 510 $21,630 25
North Carolina 740 $21,440 26
Missouri 790 $21,300 27
Nebraska 140 $20,940 28
Iowa 350 $20,810 29
Alabama 460 $20,710 30
Mississippi 210 $20,420 31
Louisiana 380 $20,300 32
Georgia 530 $20,060 33
South Carolina 240 $19,850 34
Puerto Rico 110 $19,760
Kansas 170 $19,300 35
Idaho 180 $18,800 36