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: Woodworkers, all other

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State Jobs Average
Salary
Rank
Arizona 110 $35,800 1
Michigan 120 $31,520 2
Oregon 820 $30,020 3
North Carolina 240 $28,640 4
Washington 840 $28,160 5
Virginia 300 $28,060 6
Alabama 630 $27,400 7
Pennsylvania 480 $26,670 8
New Jersey 370 $25,870 9
New York 150 $25,430 10
Connecticut 100 $25,280 11
Georgia 100 $25,060 12
Texas 160 $24,630 13
Arkansas 190 $24,220 14
Ohio 360 $23,740 15
Florida 420 $23,460 16
Indiana 310 $23,310 17
Illinois 840 $22,950 18
Minnesota 120 $22,440 19
California 1,600 $22,390 20.5
Wisconsin 340 $22,390 20.5
Kentucky 140 $21,750 22
Tennessee 870 $21,590 23
Colorado 100 $21,360 24
Iowa 270 $21,320 25
New Hampshire 120 $19,960 26