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: Parking enforcement workers

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State Jobs Average
Salary
Rank
California 1,560 $39,720 1
Massachusetts 740 $33,300 2
Connecticut 100 $33,000 3
Illinois 500 $32,770 4
Wisconsin 200 $32,130 5
New York 850 $31,780 6
Oregon 160 $31,140 7
Florida 760 $31,090 8
Utah 100 $31,050 9
Tennessee 210 $30,230 10
Texas 400 $29,980 11
Maryland 160 $29,600 12
Ohio 150 $29,360 13
Michigan 260 $29,330 14
Georgia 120 $29,090 15
New Jersey 550 $29,060 16
Missouri 140 $27,310 17
North Carolina 140 $24,380 18
Virginia 300 $23,320 19
Pennsylvania 730 $23,190 20
Kentucky 100 $22,770 21
South Carolina 140 $22,390 22