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: Service station attendants

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State Jobs Average
Salary
Rank
California 8,730 $22,870 1
Alaska 420 $22,580 2
Washington 2,680 $21,880 3
Michigan 2,900 $21,530 4
Florida 2,470 $21,020 5
Maryland 1,420 $20,980 6
Minnesota 1,930 $20,810 7
Rhode Island 450 $20,760 8
Hawaii 600 $20,710 9
Kentucky 1,430 $20,170 10
Massachusetts 2,980 $20,140 11
Arizona 1,820 $20,030 12
Wisconsin 1,300 $19,990 13
Colorado 1,410 $19,900 14
Connecticut 1,900 $19,660 15
New Mexico 770 $19,630 16
Virginia 2,450 $19,500 17
Nevada 770 $19,410 18
Idaho 500 $19,370 19
North Dakota 570 $19,320 20
Kansas 1,250 $18,990 21
New York 3,010 $18,960 22
New Hampshire 440 $18,940 23
Montana 540 $18,860 24
Utah 810 $18,540 25
North Carolina 2,630 $18,390 26
South Dakota 650 $18,370 28
Illinois 1,610 $18,370 28
Wyoming 310 $18,370 28
Georgia 1,930 $18,310 30
Pennsylvania 2,510 $18,300 31
Missouri 1,900 $18,290 32
Texas 8,100 $18,190 33
South Carolina 520 $18,070 34
Oregon 7,650 $18,010 35.5
Arkansas 1,490 $18,010 35.5
Ohio 3,140 $17,880 37
Alabama 1,240 $17,780 38
Vermont 250 $17,740 39
Tennessee 920 $17,670 40
Indiana 1,620 $17,450 41
Oklahoma 610 $17,210 42
New Jersey 9,520 $17,190 43
Mississippi 830 $17,180 44
Nebraska 660 $17,000 45
Iowa 880 $16,960 46
Louisiana 690 $16,870 47
Maine 1,040 $16,800 48
Virgin Islands 110 $15,180
West Virginia 420 $14,620 49
Puerto Rico 1,140 $13,280
Guam 110 $12,680