I have no ideas how much these folks are offering, but only a little searching turned up this hit and many others. I also know one podcaster personally who parlayed his own podcast into a production job for a major entertainment company.
There are careers and money out there to be made.
Video and audio podcast producers
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Date: 2007-05-03, 8:50PM EDTVideo and audio podcast producers required for a variety of business to business assignments. Work will involve filming/recording proceedings, direction, editing and file creation for podcatching distribution. Please provide details of experience, hourly rates and examples of work.