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: Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers, all other

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State Jobs Average
Salary
Rank
Maryland 310 $35,450 1
Louisiana 130 $34,190 2
Hawaii 140 $33,460 3
Washington 610 $33,090 4
Arizona 640 $29,850 5
Wisconsin 480 $28,680 6
Kansas 190 $27,660 7
Connecticut 330 $27,560 8
Rhode Island 120 $27,410 9
New York 680 $27,290 10
Missouri 180 $27,220 11
Utah 200 $27,130 12
Virginia 630 $26,670 13
New Hampshire 250 $26,550 14
Oregon 410 $25,640 15
Florida 1,540 $25,600 16
Massachusetts 490 $25,580 17
Pennsylvania 940 $25,250 18
South Carolina 540 $25,220 19
Georgia 2,200 $25,180 20
Tennessee 500 $25,040 21
New Jersey 650 $24,040 22
Indiana 240 $23,710 23
Minnesota 160 $22,940 24
Nebraska 140 $22,820 25
North Carolina 1,390 $22,620 26
Ohio 840 $22,610 27
Wyoming 120 $22,480 28
Illinois 1,120 $22,280 29
California 1,640 $21,430 30
Iowa 570 $21,330 31
Alabama 1,210 $20,460 32
Nevada 230 $20,360 33
Texas 1,030 $19,970 34