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: Parking lot attendants

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State Jobs Average
Salary
Rank
Massachusetts 3,220 $21,480 1
New Hampshire 240 $20,740 2
Washington 2,990 $20,640 3
Minnesota 1,610 $20,440 4
District of Columbia 1,890 $20,420 5
Illinois 4,960 $20,300 6
Connecticut 2,840 $20,100 7
New Jersey 4,530 $19,580 8
Oregon 1,360 $19,490 9
Arizona 3,220 $19,440 10
Wisconsin 1,520 $19,280 11
Rhode Island 570 $19,270 12
Vermont 120 $19,230 13
California 21,350 $19,150 14
Delaware 370 $19,090 15
Colorado 1,960 $19,050 16
Oklahoma 630 $18,840 17
New York 14,300 $18,800 18.5
Maryland 2,240 $18,800 18.5
Indiana 1,450 $18,550 20
Michigan 3,070 $18,150 21
Kentucky 740 $18,130 22
Virginia 3,220 $18,000 23
Pennsylvania 6,670 $17,920 24
Ohio 3,590 $17,740 25
Nebraska 430 $17,730 26
Nevada 3,140 $17,680 27
Georgia 2,150 $17,620 28
New Mexico 490 $17,530 29
Texas 11,040 $17,450 30
Maine 290 $17,410 31
North Carolina 2,000 $17,400 32
Utah 710 $17,240 33
Arkansas 180 $17,230 34
Iowa 590 $17,220 35
Tennessee 1,710 $17,160 36
Missouri 2,110 $16,990 37
Hawaii 2,820 $16,670 38
Florida 10,730 $16,650 39
Idaho 250 $16,390 40
Montana 160 $16,200 41
West Virginia 150 $16,080 42
Kansas 310 $16,040 43
Alabama 380 $16,030 44
South Carolina 830 $15,780 45
Louisiana 1,720 $15,450 46
North Dakota 110 $15,150 47
Mississippi 750 $14,510 48
Puerto Rico 1,390 $13,490