The Nassau County payroll surpassed the $1 billion mark in 2014, according to county records.

Three departments accounted for the lion's share of that, a Newsday database shows: the police, Nassau County Community College and Nassau County Correctional Center.

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Nine employees were paid more than $500,000 for the year -- and the top 100 all made more than $300,000.

See alsoSearch Nassau's 2014 payroll

App users, tap on the first above link to see Nassau's pay info, including regular earnings, overtime and total pay. You can search by name, department and job title. (Number 5 on the list of top titles may surprise you.)

Use the second link to look up the county's 2013 salaries.