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: Costume attendants

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State Jobs Average
Salary
Rank
New York 410 $38,600 1
California 870 $36,630 2
Pennsylvania 110 $28,570 3
Florida 430 $27,340 4
Illinois 240 $27,200 5
Nevada 620 $26,400 6
New Jersey 110 $23,920 7
Texas 100 $22,290 8