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: Shampooers

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State Jobs Average
Salary
Rank
District of Columbia 120 $19,850 1
Tennessee 200 $19,820 2
Illinois 1,650 $19,750 3
Massachusetts 630 $19,530 4
California 590 $18,880 5
Connecticut 250 $18,840 6
North Carolina 130 $17,810 7
New York 1,350 $17,770 8
Virginia 1,310 $17,280 9
New Jersey 1,910 $17,040 10
Florida 1,000 $16,790 11
Michigan 340 $16,520 12
Texas 830 $16,290 13
Delaware 250 $16,110 14
Georgia 510 $16,070 15
Maryland 1,490 $15,650 16
Louisiana 290 $15,630 17
Alabama 410 $15,530 18
Ohio 330 $15,510 19
Arizona 200 $15,370 20
Pennsylvania 1,190 $14,150 21