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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State Selected: Virgin Islands

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Occupation Jobs Average
Salary
Nat.
Rank
All Occupations 44,270 $30,940
Management occupations 1,920 $69,580
Chief executives 180 $118,690
General and operations managers 420 $73,380
Administrative services managers 170 $59,180
Financial managers 150 $66,550
Construction managers 120 $72,770
Education administrators, elementary and secondary school 130 $67,100
Business and financial operations occupations 1,520 $44,590
Compliance officers, except agriculture, construction, health and safety, and transportation 250 $40,980
Business operations specialists, all other 100 $52,710
Accountants and auditors 420 $41,180
Computer and mathematical occupations 340 $46,590
Life, physical, and social science occupations 250 $45,600
Community and social services occupations 410 $33,780
Educational, vocational, and school counselors 110 $48,900
Legal occupations 490 $68,840
Lawyers 230 $94,400
Paralegals and legal assistants 140 $44,210
Education, training, and library occupations 3,170 $39,480
Preschool teachers, except special education 110 $23,010
Elementary school teachers, except special education 860 $42,980
Middle school teachers, except special and vocational education 280 $42,370
Secondary school teachers, except special and vocational education 430 $41,470
Teachers and instructors, all other 120 $44,200
Teacher assistants 530 $24,220
Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations 280 $32,400
Healthcare practitioners and technical occupations 1,210 $47,650
Registered nurses 440 $46,580
Licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses 190 $30,360
Healthcare support occupations 350 $19,510
Nursing aides, orderlies, and attendants 120 $15,880
Protective service occupations 2,520 $28,510
Security guards 1,250 $18,920
Food preparation and serving related occupations 4,100 $18,650
First-line supervisors/managers of food preparation and serving workers 370 $30,480
Cooks, fast food 180 $15,820
Cooks, institution and cafeteria 200 $20,410
Cooks, restaurant 410 $22,930
Food preparation workers 440 $16,680
Bartenders 390 $16,130
Combined food preparation and serving workers, including fast food 350 $16,480
Counter attendants, cafeteria, food concession, and coffee shop 180 $15,410
Waiters and waitresses 840 $14,490
Food servers, nonrestaurant 130 $16,770
Dining room and cafeteria attendants and bartender helpers 130 $15,690
Dishwashers 260 $16,620
Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations 2,840 $19,450
First-line supervisors/managers of housekeeping and janitorial workers 170 $30,440
Janitors and cleaners, except maids and housekeeping cleaners 1,120 $18,280
Maids and housekeeping cleaners 920 $18,060
Landscaping and groundskeeping workers 480 $19,760
Personal care and service occupations 1,100 $19,220
Child care workers 290 $18,210
Sales and related occupations 4,700 $23,520
First-line supervisors/managers of retail sales workers 570 $35,090
Cashiers 1,170 $16,230
Counter and rental clerks 250 $17,940
Retail salespersons 2,080 $22,030
Sales representatives, wholesale and manufacturing, except technical and scientific products 160 $28,810
Office and administrative support occupations 8,180 $25,060
First-line supervisors/managers of office and administrative support workers 740 $39,550
Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks 520 $24,570
Tellers 190 $18,630
Customer service representatives 310 $22,740
File clerks 110 $18,100
Hotel, motel, and resort desk clerks 210 $19,740
Receptionists and information clerks 330 $21,040
Reservation and transportation ticket agents and travel clerks 320 $19,490
Postal service clerks 120 $44,870
Shipping, receiving, and traffic clerks 150 $21,290
Stock clerks and order fillers 1,120 $18,000
Executive secretaries and administrative assistants 850 $30,700
Legal secretaries 150 $33,930
Secretaries, except legal, medical, and executive 310 $27,590
Data entry keyers 150 $21,410
Word processors and typists 160 $21,000
Office clerks, general 1,020 $19,650
Construction and extraction occupations 3,320 $34,930
First-line supervisors/managers of construction trades and extraction workers 360 $61,660
Brickmasons and blockmasons 160 $32,480
Carpenters 430 $33,550
Construction laborers 780 $24,380
Operating engineers and other construction equipment operators 100 $32,370
Electricians 290 $37,560
Painters, construction and maintenance 110 $29,210
Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations 2,490 $32,410
First-line supervisors/managers of mechanics, installers, and repairers 250 $51,420
Automotive service technicians and mechanics 180 $29,690
Industrial machinery mechanics 290 $46,020
Maintenance and repair workers, general 920 $23,980
Helpers--installation, maintenance, and repair workers 120 $26,100
Production occupations 2,120 $35,950
First-line supervisors/managers of production and operating workers 270 $60,450
Welders, cutters, solderers, and brazers 110 $35,820
Laundry and dry-cleaning workers 240 $16,920
Transportation and material moving occupations 2,530 $23,830
Truck drivers, heavy and tractor-trailer 370 $27,360
Truck drivers, light or delivery services 190 $21,730
Sailors and marine oilers 180 $19,340
Captains, mates, and pilots of water vessels 130 $36,770
Service station attendants 110 $15,180
Laborers and freight, stock, and material movers, hand 490 $18,830