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: Transportation and material moving occupations

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State Jobs Average
Salary
Rank
Alaska 23,200 $42,920 1
Wyoming 25,020 $34,350 2
Washington 206,540 $33,330 3
New York 451,870 $33,310 4
Minnesota 174,660 $32,550 5
Michigan 295,220 $32,470 6
Illinois 478,240 $31,800 7
Massachusetts 165,900 $31,720 8
District of Columbia 13,290 $31,330 9
Colorado 137,740 $31,310 10
Utah 79,160 $31,090 11
Nebraska 79,450 $31,060 12
Hawaii 41,870 $31,040 13
Maryland 150,040 $30,390 14
New Jersey 318,750 $30,320 15
New Hampshire 35,820 $30,230 16
Connecticut 94,760 $30,220 17
Arizona 162,450 $30,000 18
Delaware 25,390 $29,720 19
Virginia 245,660 $29,690 20
Wisconsin 225,040 $29,560 21
Missouri 204,350 $29,540 22
Indiana 263,630 $29,490 23
California 1,034,210 $29,360 24
Georgia 331,340 $29,310 25
Ohio 439,170 $29,260 26
Oregon 134,370 $29,080 27
North Dakota 26,460 $29,040 28
Pennsylvania 437,710 $29,010 29
Kansas 91,660 $28,920 30
Vermont 16,990 $28,670 31
Montana 29,400 $28,650 32
Nevada 100,300 $28,560 33
Tennessee 263,560 $28,430 34
Rhode Island 27,630 $28,290 35
Texas 697,490 $27,940 36
Louisiana 152,880 $27,930 37
Iowa 126,620 $27,870 38
Kentucky 158,120 $27,790 39
Arkansas 126,680 $27,600 40
New Mexico 45,520 $27,520 41
Florida 515,490 $27,220 42
Maine 42,120 $27,100 43
North Carolina 307,430 $26,890 44
Idaho 46,990 $26,880 45
Oklahoma 104,700 $26,670 46
Alabama 160,950 $26,360 47
Mississippi 95,900 $26,170 48
West Virginia 61,510 $26,060 49
South Carolina 145,750 $25,820 50
South Dakota 28,750 $25,590 51
Virgin Islands 2,530 $23,830
Puerto Rico 68,750 $16,390